Personal tax

Stamp duty land tax receipts rise 23%

Chancellor facing calls to lower stamp duty in Autumn Budget.

Self-assessment paper deadline looms

Paper tax returns will be accepted until midnight on 31 October.

Wales to cut tax on average house sale

House sales worth up to £150,000 in Wales will be tax-free from April 2018.

Self-assessment registration reminder

Deadline to register for self-assessment is 5 October 2017.

Registering for self-assessment

Deadline to register for self-assessment is 5 October 2017.

More over-50s making early inheritance gifts

'Living inheritances' help keep younger relatives afloat.

Savers turn their backs on cash ISAs

Money saved into cash ISAs fell by £19.5bn in 2016/17.

Most adults have no inheritance strategy

Almost 9 in 10 working adults have not checked their potential inheritance tax liability.

Total cash payments down by 11%

Cash represented almost half of all payments made in 2016.

Stamp duty payments reach £8.3bn

Stamp duty payments reached a total £8.3 billion in 2016, up from £7.1 billion in 2015.

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