Chartwell Financial Services
More arguments about wills are reaching the High Court.
The Chancellor’s Summer Statement introduced temporary changes in stamp duty land tax on homes, which prompted similar – but not identical – changes in Scotland and Wales.
The Chancellor has asked the Office of Tax Simplification to review capital gains tax.
The latest statistics on ISAs have emerged, showing nearly £270bn is held in cash.
The pandemic has played havoc with government borrowing and overall debt. The potential knock-on for taxes long term means it may be a good time for judicious tax panning.
Investment trusts and investment funds each have their roles to play in portfolios, but current conditions may favour the latter.
The long-standing triple lock underpinning state pensions may be under threat as a result of Covid-19.
Is it fair that some high earners pay less tax than those on far less income? The Alternative Minimum Tax could address the inequalities and raise revenue for the Treasury.
The second quarter saw stock market recovery after the Covid-19 shock, but not to previous levels or directions.
When a 75-year run is broken, something significant has probably happened.