Government Charges and Costs Calculator
You will most likely be visiting this page because you have picked up a leaflet from a Persimmon site. The Government Charges and Costs for any sale are pretty straightforward and shown below. Those for a purchase vary both according to the price of the property and the date you actually pay for your new home.
On 1 April 2015 the old style Stamp Duty (SDLT) is replaced in Scotland by a new Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT). Our handy calculator below will provide both figures as well as the registration charges rendered by Land Register of Scotland - effectively a further Government tax.