Property taxes must rise regardless of who wins the next election. That will weigh on the housing market, says Merryn Somerset Webb. You just have to look at London.
Thanks to changes in the pensions rules, you’ll soon be able to pass your pension fund directly to your heirs. Merryn Somerset Webb explains.
George Osborne has announced more big changes to the pensions system. Merryn Somerset Webb explains what they are, and how they will affect you.
Ed Miliband’s proposed mansion tax is a ridiculous idea, says Merryn Somerset Webb. It is impractical, expensive to collect, and will lead to a whole lot of unintended consequences.
Changes will happen to pension tax relief says Merryn Somerset Webb – whoever wins the next election.
Getting hitched affects everything from your tax bill to the estate you leave your heirs. Matthew Partridge explains.
After years of political meddling with capital gains tax, investors have ended up with the worst of both worlds, says David Thornton.
HMRC is gearing up to send out thousands of letters demanding unpaid tax. Merryn Somerset Webb looks at your options, should one come through your door.
Merryn Somerset Webb looks at the best ways to shelter your money from the taxman.
More and more American businesses are snapping up companies in low-tax countries to make that their official home. British companies are in their sights. Simon Wilson reports.
Ed Bowsher explains how to make sure that you are not paying more tax than you need to when it comes to taking your pension.
Income tax is getting ever harder to collect. Britain is going to have an even bigger problem funding itself, says Matthew Lynn.
Merryn Somerset Webb explains what steps you should take to avoid giving yourself an unexpected tax-related headache.
Tax combined with inflation can devastate your investment returns. Cris Sholto Heaton explains how you can minimise the damage.
People are turning to the internet to generate income in ever more sophisticated ways, says Merryn Somerset Webb. The authorities need to figure out how to tax it.