Personal tax

Javid rules out stamp duty shift

19 Aug 19

New chancellor dismisses buyer to seller speculation.

Number of state pension recipients falls by 120,000

15 Aug 19

Decrease caused by changes to the state pension age.

Number of non-domiciled taxpayers falls

12 Aug 19

78,300 individuals claim non-domiciled status.

Treasury to review tapered annual allowance

07 Aug 19

Government responds to calls from NHS doctors to scrap taper.

HMRC repays £46m in excess tax on pension withdrawals

01 Aug 19

17,000 savers reclaimed tax in Q2 2019.

Government dismisses calls for stamp duty shake-up

24 Jul 19

Stamp duty discourages downsizing, House of Lords committee says.

More over-65s pay additional-rate income tax

17 Jul 19

37,000 people paid tax at 45% in 2018/19.

Capital gains tax changes to hit homeowners

15 Jul 19

Final period exemption for private residence relief will reduce to nine months.

Tax changes impact smaller landlords

09 Jul 19

Lenders’ trade body says Government should halt further measures.

OTS proposes inheritance tax reform

08 Jul 19

Recommends reducing seven-year period to five years.

Pension rules ‘cause confusion’ for higher earners

28 Jun 19

Tapered allowance applies to individuals earning over £150,000.

Tax receipts increased by 4.8% in 2018/19

26 Jun 19

Almost £623 billion was collected last year.

Tax gap rises to £35 billion

24 Jun 19

‘Failure to take reasonable care’ is the biggest factor in unpaid tax.

HMRC error affects payments on account

20 Jun 19

Taxpayers could receive much larger bill in January 2020.

Wealth from additional property ownership soars

18 Jun 19

More than 11% of adults in the UK have a second home.

1 in 3 self-assessment taxpayers under-pay

12 Jun 19

Thinktank says targeted audits would bring in missing revenue.

ACCA calls for IR35 private sector delay

06 Jun 19

Contractors and companies 'need certainty' over tax status.

CIOT: HMRC should review private residence relief

03 Jun 19

Tax body responds to planned change to final period exemption.

125,000 families take up tax-free childcare

23 May 19

More than one million families could still be eligible.

'Demand for cash ISAs rises 45%'

21 May 19

More savers seek to utilise personal savings allowance.

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