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SCHEDULE 12SRelief for incorporation of limited liability partnership

(introduced by section 27)

The reliefS

1SA land transaction by which a chargeable interest is transferred by a person (“the transferor”) to a limited liability partnership in connection with its incorporation is exempt from charge if the qualifying conditions are met.

Commencement Information

I1 Sch. 12 para. 1 in force at 1.4.2015 by S.S.I. 2015/108 , art. 2

The qualifying conditionsS

2SThe qualifying conditions are—

(a)that the effective date of the transaction is not more than 1 year after the date of incorporation of the limited liability partnership,

(b)that at the relevant time the transferor—

(i)is a partner in a partnership, or

(ii)holds the interest transferred as nominee or bare trustee for one or more partners in a partnership,

(c)that at the relevant time the partnership mentioned in paragraph (b) is comprised of all the persons who are or are to be members of the limited liability partnership (and no-one else), and

(d)that either—

(i)the proportions of the interest transferred to which the persons mentioned in paragraph (c) are entitled immediately after the transfer are the same as those to which they were entitled at the relevant time, or

(ii)none of the differences in those proportions has arisen as part of a scheme or arrangement of which the main purpose, or one of the main purposes, is avoidance of liability to the tax.

Commencement Information

I2 Sch. 12 para. 2 in force at 1.4.2015 by S.S.I. 2015/108 , art. 2


3SIn this schedule—

Commencement Information

I3 Sch. 12 para. 3 in force at 1.4.2015 by S.S.I. 2015/108 , art. 2