Personal Tax

Time running out to register for self-assessment

8 days until self-assessment registration deadline.

Less than 4 in 10 adults have made a will

Majority who prepared a will were happy with the process.

IPPR in call to replace inheritance tax

Proposed changes would introduce ‘lifetime gifts tax’.

One month until offshore tax deadline

Penalty in place for failing to declare income on foreign assets.

Chancellor mulls abolishing dividend allowance

Hammond may scrap the allowance in Autumn Budget 2018.

Buy-to-let purchases fall 40% in 3 years

More landlords in the Midlands are growing their portfolio.

Most workers favour flexible retirement

264,000 people take up pension freedoms in Q2 2018.

Inheritance tax receipts rise to £5.2bn

Receipts have increased 10% a year since 2009.

Stamp duty break saves first-time buyers £284m

Around 121,500 buyers benefitted from the tax break.

MPs call for end to Lifetime ISA

Treasury committee criticises “complex” savings product.

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