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How well do you understand inheritance tax?

How well do you understand inheritance tax?

A survey by HMRC published in May 2019 concluded that the public have a relatively poor knowledge of inheritance tax (IHT) rules and lack of confidence in what they do know.

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Thinking ahead... don't miss out this tax year

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To ensure you don’t miss out on valuable allowances and exemptions that you are entitled to, you should plan and take advice now rather than leaving it until the end of the tax year, or the end of your financial year. Here are some suggestions for you to consider.
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UK Budget 2018

UK Budget 2018

The Chancellor has laid out details signalling the end to austerity in a statement delivered between key meetings in the Brexit negotiations. Expectation leading up to the Budget had been for tax rises, with various revenue raising options discussed ahead of the statement.

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Investing in residential property in 2017?

Investing in residential property in 2017?

If you are considering an investment in residential property this year, or if you already have residential property investments, you should consider the impact that the tax changes coming into play from April 2017 could have on your investment return.

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