Editorial: Tax cuts for smaller landlords is a necessary move to relieve rental crisis
If the government can develop a new, well-structured tax incentive for small landlords, it could act as a major lever to encourage property owners back into the rental market
As we report on the front page of this week’s Business Post, the government is set to consider a major overhaul of the tax system for small landlords in this country. And really, it’s not before time.
The country’s rental system is under increasing pressure due to a surge in the numbers of households renting over the last 20 years coupled with fewer new rental properties coming to the market.
Research published last month by ...