HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has secured almost all of the disputed tax due from the first group of tax avoidance scheme users to receive Accelerated Payment notices.
The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has warned major cuts to public services will be needed to finance the measures announced in the Autumn Statement.
The Chancellor’s ‘rabbit out of the hat’ for this Autumn Statement were the big changes to stamp duty. Here’s what the experts thought.
The Chancellor will raise the personal allowance threshold to £10,600 in the next year, £100 more than initially planned.
The government is to do away with the existing 'single slab' approach to stamp duty on residential property purchases, introducing a new tiered charge from 4 December.
Chancellor George Osborne announced today that ISAs will retain their tax-free status when transferred after death.
George Osborne has announced a 25% levy on profits made in UK by multi-national companies but diverted elsewhere.
There is no harm in treating an inheritance as a bonus - to buy a car, or to fund a dream holiday - but it can be a means to build up some financial security that allows greater freedom.
Perhaps the only surprise in the recent news that over a quarter of families fall out after the death of a loved one, is that the number is so few.
Realistic reductions in the cost of welfare will not come from further cuts but from lessening the reliance on the state, argues Helen White of the Association of British Insurers (ABI).
Labour's mansion tax could knock millions off the value of some streets in prime central London, according to a report by Savills.
People across the UK will start to receive their personal tax summaries this week. HMRC has issued a 7-point guide to the new statements.
The number of people being pursued through the courts for tax evasion has risen by almost a third in the last year, as HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) steps up its efforts to close the UK's £35bn tax gap.
Homebuyers in Scotland purchasing property worth over £250,000 will face a soaring tax bill from April next year as Stamp Duty is abolished in favour of a new levy called the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax.
Equilibrium Asset Management is to launch its own AIM portfolios to help clients mitigate the cost of inheritance tax.
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