Adam Smith, Milton Friedman, MoneyWeek and the Labour Party are all fans of a land value tax. But what exactly is it and how would it work? Simon Wilson reports.
We should abolish inheritance tax, says Merryn Somerset Webb, and replace it with a gift tax, paid at the recipient’s tax rate.
HMRC doesn’t make paying an inheritance-tax bill easy, says Ruth Jackson. Make sure you know how the process works.
Private pensions can be a good way of sheltering assets from inheritance tax. David Prosser explains.
Investing in film offers attractive tax breaks – but hits are few and far between. Tim Dams looks at how to maximise your chances of making your money back.
Grandparents who look after young children are failing to claim entitlements, says David Prosser.
It’s tempting to think once you’ve filed your tax return, that’s it, says David Prosser. But every now and again, the taxman comes knocking.
Thanks to the tax breaks on offer, getting hitched can be a lucrative business, says Ruth Jackson.
Whether a professional or an accidental landlord, you’ll need to complete a self-assessment tax return each year. Emma Lunn explains.
Markets may be roaring as 2018 gets underway, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But more sober minds won’t forget these two points.
Getting your tax return wrong could mean missing out on valuable tax relief on your pensions. David Prosser explains how to avoid it.