Tax and Financial Planning

Tax Investigations - Judge Authorises Disclosure of Credit Card Bills Tax Investigations - Judge Authorises Disclosure of Credit Card Bills
Wealthy Online Investor in Bitcoin Futures a 'Consumer' Wealthy Online Investor in Bitcoin Futures a 'Consumer'
CGT Loss Occurs When Payment Made, Not Before CGT Loss Occurs When Payment Made, Not Before
Court Allows Trust Error to Be Corrected Court Allows Trust Error to Be Corrected
We've come a long way, but inheritance tax still exists! We've come a long way, but inheritance tax still exists!
Appealing Against a Tax Bill? Make Sure You Get a Fair Hearing! Appealing Against a Tax Bill? Make Sure You Get a Fair Hearing!
Share Sale Tax Avoidance Scheme Fails the Reality Test Share Sale Tax Avoidance Scheme Fails the Reality Test
Court Denies Widow the Right to Challenge Trust Arrangements Court Denies Widow the Right to Challenge Trust Arrangements
Is IHT Simplification On the Way? Is IHT Simplification On the Way?
Overcautious Approach Means Compensation for Pension Scheme Member Overcautious Approach Means Compensation for Pension Scheme Member
Quality of Occupation Determines Tax-Free Status of Residential Property Gain Quality of Occupation Determines Tax-Free Status of Residential Property Gain
Diversification Diversification
Ignorance Not a Reasonable Excuse for Tax Disclosure Failure Ignorance Not a Reasonable Excuse for Tax Disclosure Failure
What is the Tax Status of Compensation for Financial Product Mis-Selling? What is the Tax Status of Compensation for Financial Product Mis-Selling?
CGT Net Tightens for Homeowners CGT Net Tightens for Homeowners
If HMRC Don't Get it Right If HMRC Don't Get it Right
Relief for Families as Missing Persons Act to Come Into Force Relief for Families as Missing Persons Act to Come Into Force
Capital and Income Losses Mean Different Things for Tax Capital and Income Losses Mean Different Things for Tax
Lasting powers of attorney Lasting powers of attorney
Moving into care and your property Moving into care and your property
Don't Be Caught in a Pension Scam Don't Be Caught in a Pension Scam
Navigating the care system Navigating the care system
What happens if you don't have a power of attorney? What happens if you don't have a power of attorney?
Planning for long term care - Tom's story Planning for long term care - Tom's story
What happens if you don't make a will? What happens if you don't make a will?
Grand Design Couple Triumph in Capital Gains Tax Test Case Grand Design Couple Triumph in Capital Gains Tax Test Case
Time to Review Your Discretionary Trust? Time to Review Your Discretionary Trust?
Pension Pot Holders Fail to Take Advice Pension Pot Holders Fail to Take Advice
HMRC Stick to Limited Period for CGT Payment on Residential Property Gains HMRC Stick to Limited Period for CGT Payment on Residential Property Gains
New Guidance on Care Home Charges After Death New Guidance on Care Home Charges After Death
Hacking Episode a 'Reasonable Excuse' for Late Filing of Tax Returns Hacking Episode a 'Reasonable Excuse' for Late Filing of Tax Returns
An end to Fake News? An end to Fake News?
Cheaper electronics? Cheaper electronics?
A Little Too Much Knowledge Can Be a Dangerous Thing A Little Too Much Knowledge Can Be a Dangerous Thing
Inheritance Tax - 'Hope Value' Relevant to Property Valuations Inheritance Tax - 'Hope Value' Relevant to Property Valuations
Under Financial Pressure? Don't Fall Into Dodgy Lenders' Arms! Under Financial Pressure? Don't Fall Into Dodgy Lenders' Arms!
Be Careful Who You Trust With Your Finances Be Careful Who You Trust With Your Finances
Judge Criticises Council and DWP for Usurping Attorney's Powers Judge Criticises Council and DWP for Usurping Attorney's Powers
Who Owns the Balance on the Joint Account? Who Owns the Balance on the Joint Account?
Reliance on Accountant Shows Reasonable Care Reliance on Accountant Shows Reasonable Care
Non-Residents Beware - Ignorance of UK Tax Law is No Excuse Non-Residents Beware - Ignorance of UK Tax Law is No Excuse
What Do Points Make? Tax Penalties What Do Points Make? Tax Penalties
ISAs in Estates to be Tax Exempt ISAs in Estates to be Tax Exempt
Do You Still Believe in the 90-Day UK Tax Residency Myth? Read This! Do You Still Believe in the 90-Day UK Tax Residency Myth? Read This!
Tax Net to Loosen for Trusts, Tighten for Offshore Affairs Tax Net to Loosen for Trusts, Tighten for Offshore Affairs
Minor Drafting Error Corrected - £1 Million Saved Minor Drafting Error Corrected - £1 Million Saved
Planning to Participate in a Tax Avoidance Scheme? Read This First! Planning to Participate in a Tax Avoidance Scheme? Read This First!
HMRC Fail in IHT Challenge on Livery HMRC Fail in IHT Challenge on Livery
Mis-Sold an Interest Rate Hedging Product? Don't Miss the Time Limit for a Claim Mis-Sold an Interest Rate Hedging Product? Don't Miss the Time Limit for a Claim
HMRC Aren't Always Right HMRC Aren't Always Right
The use of trusts in wills The use of trusts in wills
Tax Domicile - HMRC Upping the Ante? Tax Domicile - HMRC Upping the Ante?
Only Gifts Without Reservation Are Effective in Minimising IHT Only Gifts Without Reservation Are Effective in Minimising IHT
What is an 'Existing Building'? - Tax Tribunal Clarifies the Law What is an 'Existing Building'? - Tax Tribunal Clarifies the Law
Private Investors - Beware of Wolves in Sheep's Clothing! Private Investors - Beware of Wolves in Sheep's Clothing!
Small Pension Pots - Planning Possibilities Small Pension Pots - Planning Possibilities
HMRC's Tough Approach to Penalty Rejected by Tribunal HMRC's Tough Approach to Penalty Rejected by Tribunal
New probate fees in 2017 New probate fees in 2017
HMRC Provide Calculator for New IHT Relief HMRC Provide Calculator for New IHT Relief
Your Right to Claim Tax Relief on Losses Dies With You Your Right to Claim Tax Relief on Losses Dies With You
Have You Checked Your Investment Adviser's Credentials? Have You Checked Your Investment Adviser's Credentials?
Tax Law No Respecter of (Cultural) Tradition Tax Law No Respecter of (Cultural) Tradition
Financial Advice to Become More Common? Financial Advice to Become More Common?
Bank Mistake - HMRC Still Levy Penalty Bank Mistake - HMRC Still Levy Penalty
Tax Penalties Avoided for Those Affected by IT Glitch Tax Penalties Avoided for Those Affected by IT Glitch
Woman Aged 96 Wins £223,000 for Negligent Investment Advice Woman Aged 96 Wins £223,000 for Negligent Investment Advice
Tax Evasion Assistance - Changes in the Law Tax Evasion Assistance - Changes in the Law
Where is a Taxpayer 'Ordinarily Resident'? Where is a Taxpayer 'Ordinarily Resident'?
Investment Opportunity? Take Advice First Investment Opportunity? Take Advice First
Reliance on Accountant's Advice Prevents Penalty Reliance on Accountant's Advice Prevents Penalty
Government Acts to Close Dubious Investment Companies Government Acts to Close Dubious Investment Companies
Residence Nil Rate Band Residence Nil Rate Band
Who Needs a Pension if You Have a House? Who Needs a Pension if You Have a House?
Charitable Principle Not Enough Charitable Principle Not Enough
Thinking and planning ahead Thinking and planning ahead