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Capital Allowances for Hotels

We help Hotel owners identify unclaimed Capital Allowances to receive significant tax refunds and relief from HMRC

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY TAX RELIEF

DO YOU OWN A HOTEL?

If you own a hotel property and pay tax in the UK then you could be missing out on thousands of pounds of tax allowances. Embedded Capital Allowances are applicable to a host of fixtures and fittings embedded within a building when it is purchased and/or added after purchase.

Items within the hotel such as lifts, radiators, air conditioning, bathrooms, commercial kitchens, security systems and fire alarms are claimable. These represent just a few examples of items that are frequently part of a building when its purchased and included in an overall price paid.

Typically we would expect to find around 40% of the original purchase value of the property in previously unidentified Capital Allowances. £225K of allowances in a £500K property which translates as £90K in tax refund and/or reduction in future tax liability to a higher rate tax payer. So it’s an exercise well worth doing.

Claiming Embedded Capital Allowances is a risk-free exercise well worth considering when you own commercial property. You can estimate your total claim using our claims estimation tool or book a consultation with one of our claims specialists who can prepare an estimation on your behalf.

Percentage of purchase price available as tax relief.

40%

CAPITAL ALLOWANCES

What Items Are Claimable?

Whilst Embedded Capital Allowances are heavily ingrained within Hotels, some plant and machinery items generate significant allowances when identified, valued, and claimed correctly. These include:

  • Lifts
  • Heating & Radiators
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathroom and Kitchenette Fittings
  • Commercial Kitchens
  • Security Systems
  • Fire Alarms

RECENT HOTEL CLAIMS

COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES HOLD THOUSANDS OF POUNDS OF UNCLAIMED CAPITAL ALLOWANCES.

The UK's Leading Capital Allowance Specialists

With over 7,000 claims completed, HMA Tax is trusted by thousands of commercial property owners, Accountants & Solicitors across the UK.

Our service is guaranteed to be fully HMRC compliant, meaning our clients have peace of mind when claiming their Capital Allowances with the UK’s leading independent specialists.

We regularly handle Embedded Capital Allowance claims for commercial property owners and property professionals, ensuring that they are processed quickly, efficiently and effortlessly.

Has my accountant already done this?

Probably not. It’s a highly specialised area of tax statute and requires very specific knowledge of this area as well as a specialist team that includes a chartered surveyor and a chartered tax specialist.

Will this effect Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on my property?

No, Capital Allowance claims do not effect the value of your property and have no impact on your Capital Gains position.

In fact, when buying or selling commercial property, a Capital Allowance claim from HMA Tax can have a positive impact on your overall position.

Will this cause a problem with HMRC?

Capital Allowances are part of standard business routines and are therefore claimed each year against cost clients incur to operate.  HMRC does not take issue with Capital Allowance claims on the basis we adhere to guidelines and the legislation applicable to each claim.

Fortunately, at HMA Tax we have a flawless, 100% success rate with claims we have made to HMRC and have never had an issue completing a claim with HMRC.

Are there any hidden costs?

Absolutely not. We look at claims for you on a results only basis, which means that if we do not find allowances that have been approved by HMRC, then we charge you nothing and any initial costs are covered by us. Our fee is completely linked to a successful outcome, so there is nothing to lose by investigating a potential claim.

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