UK Property Stamp Duty

The UK property stamp duty ranges from 3-5%.

Purchase price (in sterling pounds) & the applicable rates:

Up to 125,000 3%
over 125,000 to 250,000 5%
over 250,000 to 925,000 8%
over 925,000 to 1.5 million 13%
over 1.5 Million 15%

Stamp duty is exempted for the first property.
A Malaysian buying his or her first property in the UK and having a property in
Malaysia is considered having two properties.

Example 1:

You own a property in KL and purchase property in the UK at £100,000

Stamp duty: £0K-125K @ 3% = £3,000

Example 2:

You own a property in KL and purchase property in the UK at £170,000
£0K-125K @ 3%: £3,750
£125K-170K @ 5%: £2,250
Total Stamp Duty: £6,000