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11 Sep 2018

Record inheritance tax revenues ahead of simplification review

Posted by - Glen Callow

2017/18 produced record inheritance tax (IHT) receipts according to HMRC data published in July. The latest release of the annual statistic...

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11 Sep 2018

Interest rates creeping up after nine years

Posted by - Glen Callow

The Bank of England increased the base interest rate in August to 0.75% – the second increase in 12 months. The Bank’s decision to rais...

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11 Sep 2018

Slowing down our old age

Posted by - Glen Callow

A paper published in August by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) casts new light on life expectancies in the UK.Life expectancy has b...

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11 Sep 2018

The record S&P 500 bull run

Posted by - Glen Callow

The US stock market set a new record for the longest-ever bull market in August.Wednesday 22 August 2018 saw the S&P 500 drop – by les...

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7 Sep 2018

Cash ISA sales at an 18 year low

Posted by - Glen Callow

The number of new ISA accounts fell to an 18-year low during the last tax year, figures from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have revealed. T...

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7 Sep 2018

What next for the pension dashboard?

Posted by - Glen Callow

The pensions industry is preparing to launch its own “dashboard” if the government pulls support for a ground-breaking online tracker to...

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7 Sep 2018

A step towards co-habitation rights?

Posted by - Glen Callow

Family lawyers have welcomed a landmark ruling on unmarried couples' entitlement to bereavement benefits as a step in the right direction fo...

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7 Sep 2018

Warnings over pension lump sum payments

Posted by - Glen Callow

Operators of costly final salary pensions are being accused of offering overly-generous sums to savers leaving the 'gold-plated' schemes. T...

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7 Sep 2018

Budget whispers

Posted by - Glen Callow

Chancellor Philip Hammond is allegedly considering cutting higher rate pension tax relief in a bid to find extra money for the NHS. There a...

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16 Aug 2018

New wave of protectionism is the biggest threat to prosperity going forward

Posted by - Glen Callow

Commentators have highlighted the alarming rise of protectionism and geopolitical tensions, identifying them as one of the greatest threats ...

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18 Sep 2018

Lifetime Cashflow Planning

Posted by - Glen Callow

16 Jan 2018

Lasting Powers of Attorney

Posted by - Glen Callow

10 Jan 2018

Protecting your assets

Posted by - Glen Callow

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