How to complete your Stamp Duty Land Tax SDLT1 paper return

Find help with each question on the return and common reasons why your return may be rejected.



You must send paper returns if you’re not represented by a solicitor, agent or legal conveyancer. Otherwise you can file your returns online.

Published 4 April 2014
Last updated 28 September 2018 + show all updates
  1. The reliefs available table in 'question 9 - are you claiming relief?' has been updated.

  2. From 1 April 2018 SDLT will no longer apply in Wales. You'll pay Land Transaction Tax which is dealt with by the Welsh Revenue Authority.

  3. Section 9 has been updated with First Time Buyers Relief code 32.

  4. This has been updated to include information for additional residential properties.

  5. First published.