Personal tax

Retirees rely on state pension

26 May 15

The state pension will be the only source of income for 15% of people retiring this year, research by Prudential has revealed.

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Retirees breaking inheritance traditions

01 May 15

Traditional ways of passing on inheritance could be 'dying out', a report by HSBC has suggested.

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Tax plans lack strategy, says think tank

30 Apr 15

There is a lack of a coherent strategy across the taxation plans of the main political parties that would further complicate the tax system, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has said.

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Tax changes from 6 April

07 Apr 15

The start of the new tax year on 6 April saw new tax and regulatory changes come into effect. Here are the headline measures affecting businesses and individuals.

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Homebuyers benefit from stamp duty reforms

02 Apr 15

More than two thirds of homebuyers stand to benefit from the stamp duty reforms introduced after the 2014 Autumn Statement, according to research by Nationwide.

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