The new rules and regulations, announced by chancellor George Osborne in last year’s March Budget, were long overdue after successive generations had suffered under the “annuity” rule.
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Plymouth’s Mutley Plain also has many good points and a hidden history that make it well worth visiting. Here they are.
Plymouth is the perfect tourist destination in Britain. As a base for days out it is unbeatable. If you visit Plymouth and have a free day when it’s lovely and sunny, here are some suggestions for beautiful places to go in and around Plymouth. As those of us who are lucky enough to live here know, Plymouth is gorgeously situated between the sea and Dartmoor, on the border between Devon and Cornwall, so residents and visitors alike are spoilt for choice for places to visit. Here are my ten favourite places to visit in Plymouth or nearby. Visit #Plymouth when the sea is sparkling & Smeatons Tower looks like a...
The ‘baby boomers’ are sitting pretty, property-wise. Some have lived in the same house for over quarter of a century and seen its value rise many times, and that increase is all tax free.
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Once again, the blurred edges of “tax avoidance” and “tax evasion” have been highlighted. The waters have been muddied to such an extent that making any effort to save tax might be regarded as “dodgy”. It started with the revelation that the bank, HSBC, had been assisting clients to put (hide) money in secret Swiss bank accounts, then the tax inspectors at HMRC failed to prosecute a UK resident who had not submitted a tax return or paid any tax for 24 years. The chairman of HSBC during this problem time was Stephen (Lord) Green who was appointed as a trade minister in the Coalition (and made a life...
Home owners, especially those with mortgages, have “never had it so good” – to borrow Prime Minister Harold MacMillan’s famous phrase from a 1957 speech.
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