Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings: technical guidance

Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED) is an annual tax charged in respect of ‘chargeable periods’ running from 1 April to 31 March.


Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED): technical guidance

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Most residential properties (dwellings) are owned directly by individuals. But in some cases a dwelling may be owned by a company (or other collective investment vehicle).

In these circumstances the dwelling is said to be ‘enveloped’ because the ownership sits within a corporate ‘wrapper’ or ‘envelope’.

Published 14 August 2013
Last updated 22 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. An update to the links to the online return and how to obtain a paper return.
  2. First published.