Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) webinars

Revenue Scotland is delighted to announce the launch of a new events series to share information and insights on various aspect of Land and Building Transaction Tax (LBTT).

The events will be free online sessions, running for an hour each, and are open to all – starting on Thursday 20 April 2023.

Apart from general information and practical advice, there will be an opportunity to ask questions and share your experiences.

Upcoming webinars

An introduction to Green Freeports tax relief

Wednesday 27 September 12:30-13:30

This session will give you an introductory overview of everything you need to know about Green Freeports, how the relief will work, qualifying land and how the relief can be claimed?

There will also be an opportunity for a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.

This event is open to all, but is likely to be most useful to paralegals, trainees and solicitors. 

Register for the event

Previous webinars

Additional Dwelling Supplement (ADS) – an overview

Thursday 11 May 11.30-12.30

This session will provide an overview of the Additional Dwelling Supplement (ADS) , including an update on guidance, how to avoid common mistakes, as well as information on recent litigation and on the live Scottish Government's ADS consultation. There will also be opportunity for participants to share their views on the ADS and comment on the new guidance, as well as ask questions.

Slide deck - Additional Dwelling Supplement (ADS) - an overview presentation


Introduction to leases

This session will give you an introductory overview of everything you need to know about leases, including how to complete a three-year review, assignation and termination returns and non-notifiable lease transactions. We will also talk through common errors and how to avoid them, and you will have the opportunity to ask questions about any issues you have encountered yourself.

Slide Deck - Introduction to Leases presentation

Transitional leases

A specialised technical session covering Revenue Scotland's approach to leases which transition from Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) or Stamp Duty (SD) into the LBTT regime.

Slide Deck - Transitional leases presentation

Contact us

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