Elderly travellers and those with health issues hoping to take a break this year are being doubly penalised through an anomaly in the tax system.
It seems churlish to complain about the cost of burying a loved one, but it can be a considerable - and often unexpected - expense.
Bob Fraser, senior client partner, Towry, talks about the best and worst ways to try and minimise your tax bill.
A financial adviser has been jailed for five years at Preston Crown Court for stealing a total of £85,470 from elderly victims.
Little tricks here and there could save students hundreds of pounds. We reveal some of the best.
Hundreds of thousands of expats who raise an income in the UK could lose their right to use the personal allowance.
Savers could be forced to pay inheritance tax while they are still alive, under a new drive against tax avoidance planned by the government.
One in ten Brits wrongly believes that the government will pick up the tab for their funeral, a survey has found.
Jacqueline Almond and Catherine O'Reilly call for a greater focus on inheritance tax as property prices skyrocket.
Former government chief whip Andrew Mitchell has invested in a high-profile film financing company considered to be a tax avoidance scheme by HMRC.
More than one in four UK employees fear they will lose their job within the next six months, according Glassdoor’s UK Employment Confidence Survey.
The recent High Court battle over a mother’s £1.2m legacy shows that will disputes are more common than people think, argues Emma Myers, Head of Wills, Probate and Lifetime Planning for Saga Legal Services.
Business executives and sport stars - among them David Beckham - have been warned they must pay HM Revenue and Customs more than £520m after a government crackdown on tax avoidance schemes.
SKI-ing (Spending the Kids's Inheritance) is becoming increasing popular, with around a quarter of parents planning to leave just a fraction of their estate – or none at all – to their children.
Almost a third of British adults neglect to revise their will following major life events such as marriage and divorce.
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