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CGT with one lodger couple

LAURAC
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Joined:Thu Jun 16, 2022 10:03 am
CGT with one lodger couple

Postby LAURAC » Thu Jun 16, 2022 10:08 am

I have read numerous articles ans posts about the implications of letting out more than one room the lodgers and how that could result in a CGT payment on your main residence. If you rent out one room to a couple (as lodgers, you also still live in the property) does that mean you mean you are operating a letting business and therefore liable for CGT?

pawncob
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Joined:Wed Aug 06, 2008 4:06 pm
Location:West Sussex

Re: CGT with one lodger couple

Postby pawncob » Thu Jun 16, 2022 8:08 pm

Do they share the living space with you?
https://www.gov.uk/tax-sell-home/let-out-part-of-home
With a pinch of salt take what I say, but don't exceed your RDA


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