The tax regime for investors in UK smaller companies is extremely generous, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Investors are piling in – perhaps you should too.
Articles written by Merryn Somerset Webb
Living in Scotland could cost the country’s not-particularly-high-earners the equivalent of a family holiday in extra taxes, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
There are signs that the world’s big shareholders are finally grasping that, as the technical owners of listed companies, they have long-term financial and social responsibilities, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
High-revenue but low-tax-paying tech companies could be targeted as the government mollifies voters with interventionist politics, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
London house prices appear to have peaked. Entrepreneurs and academics can finally afford a roof over their heads, says Merryn Somerset Web.
If Emmanuel Macron wins the French election by a small margin, it could cause chaos. It could even make France ungovernable, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The general election will allow Theresa May to redefine the UK’s social contract, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
Nicola Sturgeon’s response to the benefits cap is a clever one, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But it’s as unpleasantly cynical as politics can get.
There are lots of things to be frightened of in the world of finance. But Turkey should probably be top of the list, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
An election win for Theresa May will make muddling through Britain’s negotiations with the European Union a whole lot easier, says Merryn Somerset Webb.