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Happy new tax year! How to make the most of your ISA and pension

Spring brings many things: the London Marathon, golf’s US Masters, Shakespeare’s birthday, and most excitingly (in our opinion) the start of a new tax year!

What advantage do married couples have over co-habitants?

Tax benefits and shared pensions are hardly the most sexy or romantic of subjects and yet these contribute to the reasons marriage may be a positive idea for couples who are cohabiting anyway.

Where to put you £15,000 ISA allowance

If you’re thinking about your financial future, you may decide that opening an ISA – a tax-free cash ISA or tax-efficient stocks and shares ISA – is the right option for you.

Domicile for inheritance tax purposes

Q. Why is domicile important for inheritance tax purposes?

A Sunny Place for Shady People

Somerset Maugham's description of Monaco has more recently been appropriated by Vince Cable.

Principal Private Residence Relief - Potential changes to Elections

Many people will be familiar with Principal Private Residence Relief (PPRR) which, very broadly, exempts tax on gains made on the sale of a person's main home.

Child benefit could be a problem for HMRC

Experts from financial firm Baker Tilly have shown that HMRC could be in for a headache following the new child benefit rules.

Tax returns 2013: key dates

The What Investment Guide to Personal Tax reminds taxpayers of the key dates for filing tax returns this year.

Tax and company cars

The What Investment Guide to Personal Tax takes you through all you need to know about taxing your company car.

What to know about tax enquiries

The What Investment Guide to Personal Tax tells you what you need to know about a possible tax enquiry.

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