Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Amendment) (Scotland) Bill

 

Outcome: W

A Bill for an Act of the Scottish Parliament to amend the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (Scotland) Act 2013 to make provision about an additional amount of tax to be chargeable in respect of certain transactions relating to dwellings.

Current Status of the Bill

This Scottish Government Bill was introduced by the Deputy First Minister and Cabinet Secretary for Finance, Constitution and Economy, John Swinney MSP on 27 January 2016.

The Bill was passed by the Parliament on 8 March 2016 and received Royal Assent on 24 March 2016.

Stage 1

Lead Committee: Finance

3 February 2016 (evidence) (Finance)

10 February 2016 (Finance)

Stage 1 Report on the Bill.

Dates of consideration by other committees:

23 February 2016 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

3 March 2016 (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

2 February 2016 (evidence) (Delegated Powers and Law Reform)

The Delegated Powers and Law Reform Committee published a report on the Bill at Stage 1 on 2 February 2016.