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Global House Prices Starting To Slow

Average house prices in 150 global cities tracked rose by 6.1% in the year to the end of the second quarter of 2017, according...

May Ditches Long Term Care Fees Cap By 2020

Prime Minister Theresa May is rumoured to have quietly booted a lid on long term care fees into the long grass of the political...

Lifestyling Option Can Lead To Smaller Pension Pots

Retirement savers may see millions of pounds knocked off their values because their workplace pensions automatically put their money into less risky funds. New research...

Brexit Brinkmanship As Talks Are Deadlocked

Brexit talks are locked in stalemate over disagreements about how much the UK should pay the EU as a divorce settlement. The latest round of...

Retirement Dilemma For Expats In UAE

Expats in the United Arab Emirates face a retirement dilemma when they come to move their tax-free savings back home when they retire. Although the...

Riddle Of The Disappearing QROPS List

The British tax authority is warning expats who switch onshore UK pensions to a QROPS to check the provider receiving their money qualifies as...

Expat Buy To Let Landlords Take A Tax Thumping In Britain

Financial changes enforced on buy to let landlords have made Britain one of the most expensive countries for property tax in Europe. Expats renting out...

Revealed – The Best Investment Advice Ever

One of the world’s biggest and most respected market analysts has confessed that the best investment advice ever is not what most people think. Despite...

Pension Savers Who Have To Pay For Taxman’s Mistakes

The taxman makes a lot of mistakes, and the strange thing is you will be chased if you owe money but not as much...

1 in 12 Chance Of Falling Victim To A Pension Scammer

If you are a retirement saver switching pension funds, you have a 1 in 12 chance of falling victim to a scam. Although the odds...

Complicated IHT Tax Take Goes Up Despite New Nil Rate Band

The Treasury’s inheritance tax take is up by nearly a fifth despite a new relief designed to save families paying death duties. HM Revenue &...

Streets Of London No Longer Paved With Gold

The streets of London were once paved with gold, according to legend, but that’s not the case any longer. House price research has revealed the...
FATCA

US Expats Step Up Pressure To Repeal FATCA

Expat Republicans are delivering a petition to President Donald Trump calling for the end of citizen based tax for US nationals. Campaigners have collected thousands...

Yawning Pension Gap Still £460 billion Despite Improvement

Retirement savers with money in defined benefit pension schemes run by their employers have seen improving deficits stand still. Britain’s final salary workplace pensions still...

FATCA List – October 2, 2017

More than half the foreign financial institutions on the IRS FATCA reporting list come from just six countries. Out of the 294,173 registered institutions, 157,176...

Budget 2017 To See Pension Tax Relief Slashed?

Tax relief on money paid into pensions is under threat in Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s Autumn Budget 2017, according to speculation in Westminster. Rumours are rife...

The Pension Trick That Can Double Your Tax-Free Lump Sum

For many retirement savers, the tax-free lump sum available from the age of 55 years old is the main attraction of a pension. That major...

IFAs Told To Cover Their Backs With Police-Style Interviews

Your financial adviser is fast becoming your adversary if they follow new advice from the Financial Ombudsman. Instead of looking at the rules that make...

Chance Of Decent Pension Transfer Advice Is Only 50:50

Retirement savers taking advice about switching out of a final salary pension have a 50% chance of receiving suitable advice, according to financial watchdogs. After...

So, You Want To Transfer You Pension To A QROPS

Switching retirement savings to an offshore QROPS is a straightforward process, proving you follow some simple rules. But with all things official, the devil is...