The Government said they'd publish over the Spring/Summer their policy documents taking account of the impact of Covid19.  One of these policy documents will be in respect of non-resident SDLT (NRSDLT).   Whilst a withdrawal of the proposal is perhaps unlikely; a deferral to stimulate the residential property market would be welcomed by many developers, and many other sellers who may have to sell as a result of a loss in income over the last few months.