Personal tax

Peer-to-peer lending at record high in 2015

08 Feb 16

Peer-to-peer lending growth reached more than £2.2 billion in 2015, according to figures by Peer-to-Peer Finance Association.

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Insolvencies continued to fall in 2015

01 Feb 16

The number of people being declared insolvent was at its lowest level for a decade, according to the Insolvency Service show.

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Record rise in new year tax return submissions

06 Jan 16

The number of people submitting their self-assessment tax return online on new year's eve rose to 24,546.

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Home buyers benefit from stamp duty changes

07 Dec 15

The average home buyer is £4,500 better-off after stamp duty changes were introduced on 4 December 2014.

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HMRC reveals next stage of modernisation programme

13 Nov 15

HMRC has announced further plans in its modernisation programme to improve service quality and creation of 13 new regional centres over the next 5 years.

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