tax

Death of Bond?

In four days time the investment bond might start its slow lingering death.

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Cut your tax bill with charitable giving

Alistair Darling’s 2008  Budget gave a boost to charities following fears the introduction of a lower income tax rate this April would cost them £90 million a year.

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Your ISA questions answered

Thanks to everyone who contributed to our live ISA chat with Anne Young, savings expert at Scottish Widows.

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Investors waste £133 million in tax benefits

Nearly four million investors waste millions of pounds every year by investing in equities outside of an ISA.

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Get your own back on the taxman

Tax is a funny thing. It's not the most interesting topic in the world so we tend to avoid thinking about it - that is, until we realise how much of it we are paying. Why should we pay tax on our savings?

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Green ISAs to offer significant tax breaks

Savers could receive significant tax breaks for investing their money in environmentally conscious companies under plans unveiled by the Conservative Party.

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35% of users missing out on tax breaks

A worrying 35% of Moneywise.co.uk users have not taken advantage of the tax breaks offered by ISAs so far this tax year.

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Check your council tax valuation

Households in the wrong council tax band could be due thousands of pounds of refunds for overpayments.

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Council tax bills to rise 4%

Council tax bills are set to rise by 4% this year to around £1,146 per household, the government has confirmed.

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Don't forget the self-assessment deadline

As the deadline for self-assessment tax returns edges ever closer, it's becoming increasingly imperative that you're aware of what is needed.

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