Investment Isas

How to pay less tax: high earners

Monday, 21 March 2011 | Article

With the country in the grip of austerity measures, you can be sure that most of us will see our tax bill rise in April.

15 top investment tips for your Isa

Tuesday, 15 March 2011 | Article

They've come up with some solid suggestions, whatever you're looking for – income, property or even emerging markets.

Isa checklist: 12 Isa dos and don'ts

Tuesday, 08 March 2011 | Article


Consider bond funds as they are more tax-efficient within an Isa

Top tax-trimming tips for 2011

Friday, 11 February 2011 | Article

Tax strategies for higher earners

In the current tax year, the following tax rules apply for higher earners:

• Income above £150,000 is taxed at 50%.

What's the cheapest way to build my ISA portfolio?

Tuesday, 30 November 2010 | Article

Q: I want to invest £100 a month into eight different investment trusts with five different providers within an ISA.

Tax-efficient investing explained

Tuesday, 14 September 2010 | Article

When it comes to wrapping up your investments away from the taxman, an overwhelming choice of stocks and shares ISAs, all with different fees and varying investment ranges, awaits the private investor.

Will the CGT grab punish small investors?

Wednesday, 02 June 2010 | Article

There's only one thing worse than paying tax and that's paying it twice.

CGT hikes: should you act now?

Tuesday, 25 May 2010 | Article

Since the coalition government announced it would be looking at capital gains tax (CGT) rates and aligning them with income tax bands, there has been some panic selling by investors.

Make tax-free gains from your punt on the markets

Tuesday, 11 May 2010 | Article

This year, a combination of two forces is making the use of spread betting and contracts for difference (CFDs) increasinly enticing.

Cut your tax bill with B shares

Tuesday, 04 May 2010 | Article

Investors wanting to minimise higher-rate tax liabilities, and still receive attractive distributions from investment trusts, should consider the new breed of B shares.