Tax and Financial Planning News

HMRC Provide Calculator for New IHT ReliefJuly 23, 2017

Like many pieces of tax legislation, the 'additional threshold' (AT) for Inheritance Tax (IHT) – which, in simple terms, limits the potential IHT charge on...

HMRC Provide Calculator for New IHT ReliefJuly 23, 2017

Like many pieces of tax legislation, the 'additional threshold' (AT) for Inheritance Tax (IHT) – which, in simple terms, limits the potential IHT charge on...

Your Right to Claim Tax Relief on Losses Dies With YouJuly 9, 2017

You can claim tax relief if assets that you have acquired become worthless or loans that you have advanced prove to be irrecoverable. However, in...

Your Right to Claim Tax Relief on Losses Dies With YouJuly 9, 2017

You can claim tax relief if assets that you have acquired become worthless or loans that you have advanced prove to be irrecoverable. However, in...

Have You Checked Your Investment Adviser’s Credentials?June 22, 2017

Investment advice is best obtained from authorised professionals and it is unwise to rely on friends' recommendations, no matter how trustworthy they may appear. In...

Have You Checked Your Investment Adviser’s Credentials?June 22, 2017

Investment advice is best obtained from authorised professionals and it is unwise to rely on friends' recommendations, no matter how trustworthy they may appear. In...

Tax Law No Respecter of (Cultural) TraditionJune 8, 2017

An argument that assets which HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) said belonged to a deceased man (and were thus subject to Inheritance Tax) were actually...

Tax Law No Respecter of (Cultural) TraditionJune 8, 2017

An argument that assets which HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) said belonged to a deceased man (and were thus subject to Inheritance Tax) were actually...

Financial Advice to Become More Common?May 22, 2017

We have often written about the dangers of taking advice from unqualified and/or unregulated advisers. A recent change in the regulations surrounding financial advice will...

Financial Advice to Become More Common?May 22, 2017

We have often written about the dangers of taking advice from unqualified and/or unregulated advisers. A recent change in the regulations surrounding financial advice will...