Some 250,000 pensioners in London are set to pass on crippling inheritance tax bills to their beneficiaries as a result of the capital's property boom.
A leading Liberal Democrat has outlined plans to implement additional council tax bands for properties worth over £2m.
The amount of money invested in venture capital trusts (VCTs) reached an eight-year high in the 2013/14 tax year, figures have revealed.
You still have time to make use of available tax reliefs before the end of the tax year on 5 April.
Solicitors Tamasine Hankey and Nicola Plant from Pemberton Greenish LLP explain what the new guidelines on drawing up 'Sharia-compliant' wills mean in practice.
Changes to stamp duty rules aimed at stopping wealthy investors purchasing property through companies will increase housing stock, an expert has claimed.
The 40% income tax threshold will rise this year and next, Chancellor George Osborne has said in the Budget.
A planned hike in fuel duty has been scrapped, George Osborne announced today, while taxes on long-haul flights have been standardised.
George Osborne has cut beer duty for the second year in a row as one of several drinker-friendly announcements in his 2014 Budget.
Chancellor George Osborne has raised taxes on tobacco but cut the duty on bingo halls in today's Budget.
The tax-free allowance - already set to rise to £10,000 this April - will be further increased to £10,500 from next year, George Osborne has announced in the Budget.
Emergency services workers will no longer be subject to inheritance tax (IHT) on their death, it has been announced in the Budget.
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George Osborne has denied ‘insulting' middle-class voters by claiming that making them pay higher tax rates is ‘good for them' because it makes them feel successful - and more likely to back the Tories.
New limits on pensions tax relief, a boost for VCTs, and a simplification of capital gains tax law are some of the likely headlines from this week’s Budget, according to Brewin Dolphin.
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