2nd August 2013
Inheritance tax cost families and individuals more than £3 billion in 2012/13, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
31st July 2013
HMRC is offering individuals who may have missed tax payments on property sales and those who have failed to file self assessment returns the opportunity to come forward and settle any unpaid tax as part of time-limited campaigns.
4th July 2013
The survey, which questioned business decision makers and members of the public, found that 34 per cent of the highest earning businesses and individuals take advantage of measures to reduce their tax liability, compared with just 18 per cent of SMEs.
25th June 2013
A bill allowing Scotland to set its own rate of stamp duty land tax (SDLT) separate to that of the UK has reached its third stage of debate in the Scottish Parliament.
18th June 2013
Three million Britons (six per cent) have taken on a second job to boost their primary monthly income, with one in three (36 per cent) supplementing their income in some way with an additional £2,536 a year, research from Direct Line has found.