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Expats Drive Into Trouble Because They Can’t Read Road Signs

Brits abroad are a danger on foreign roads because they do not understand the traffic signs. New research claims that although nearly two thirds of...

Top Billionaires No Longer Made In Britain

British billionaires are probably self-made and not from Britain, according to the latest Sunday Times Rich List. To qualify, wealthy families and entrepreneurs must live...

HMRC’s Supercomputer Is Snooping On You

If you are subject of a dreaded inquiry from the tax man, rest assured the probe into your financial affairs is not random. HM Revenue...

EU Cold Shoulders The UK Over Brexit

Britain is starting to feel a Brexit cold shoulder from the rest of Europe as the country’s soon to be former partners squeeze the...

Londoners paying at least 4 times more Stamp Duty than the...

London Central Portfolio has carried out detailed analysis of residential Stamp Duty returns for 2017. This includes the new Additional Rate Stamp Duty (ARSD)...

Families Who Pay Together Tend To Stay Together

One in three workers heading for retirement in the next year are bankrolling three generations of their family. New research shows new pensioners give cash...

UK Property Taxes For Expat Investors

Hundreds of British expats like to keep a toehold in their home country by investing in buy to let property. British property offers a stable...

Balls, Cake And Cherry Picking – The Brexit Clichés

While the politicians indulge in a bout of mutual back patting after Britain and the EU finally found some common ground in Brexit talks,...

Pension Income Gulf Is Worsening For Women

The pension income gap is widening - with women having more than £80 a week less to spend than men. New research shows that retirement...

UK Homes Rise In Value By 5% In Past Year

The price of an average British home increased by just under 5% in the year to January 2018, according to official figures. Although house prices...

Bosses Sign Up To Secrecy Pact Over Brexit Borders

Ferries, trains and ports could grind to a halt if no Brexit deal is reached with the European Union, fear logistics company bosses. Time is...

Super Rich Are Deserting Britain, Claims Report

The super-rich are increasing in number, but wealth is moving away from Europe, according to a new report. But Britain is the only European country...

Taxpayers Rack Up £7.5m In Fines For Missing Deadline

Filing a tax return late is expensive - as the 745,000 taxpayers who missed the self-assessment deadline at midnight on January 31 are about...

Retirement Income Hits A Record High In 2018

Anyone giving up work in 2018 can look forward to enjoying the highest annual income in retirement since financial experts started tracking the figure...

EU And UK In Another Spat Over Expat Rights

British Prime Minister Theresa May and the European Union are at odds over the rights of Europeans coming to the UK after Brexit. The EU...

Pensions And Property Boost UK Household Wealth

Soaring pension and property values have helped boost UK household wealth by a massive £1.7 trillion, according to official figures. Households in Britain had a...

Are Expat Landlords Paying Too Much CGT?

Married expat buy to let owners can save tax by switching ownership share with a spouse when ditching investment their properties. Special rules allow spouses...

Pension Transfer Advice Crack Down May See IFAs Quit

Fewer financial advisers may offer pension transfer advice after a clear warning from watchdogs that all their dealings with clients are under scrutiny. Financial firms...

Most People Have No Idea How Much IHT Their Estate Pays

Most people have no idea how inheritance tax will impact on the wealth they expect to leave for their families and loved ones. Only three...

Brexit – Crucial Talks To Shape How Transition Will Work

This is a crucial week in Brexit talks as both sides reconvene after a long break to lay the foundations for Britain’s transitional arrangements...