Tagged: CGT

Weekly Roundup, 5th September 2017

Weekly Roundup, 5th September 2017

We begin today’s Weekly Roundup in the FT, where Merryn Somerset Webb was talking about dividends and diversification.

UK budget breakdown

UK budget breakdown – income and spending

Today’s post is a look at the UK’s income and expenditure expressed in terms of numbers that would make sense to most households in the UK – it’s a UK budget breakdown.

Secondary market VCTs

Secondary market VCTs for income

Today’s post is about buying secondary market VCTs for income. Is this a practical proposition, and who should be thinking about doing this?

Weekly Roundup, 29th March 2016

Weekly Roundup, 29th March 2016

We begin today’s Weekly Roundup in the FT, with the Chart That Tells A Story. Adam Palin looked at the impact of the UK’s tax and benefit changes.

Weekly Roundup, 22nd March 2016

Weekly Roundup, 22nd March 2016

We begin today’s Weekly Roundup with Budget. Our initial reactions to the speech are here, but there are a few things worth looking at in more detail. Financial advice First...

Budget 2016

Budget 2016

Today we’re going to look behind the headlines at what yesterday’s Budget 2016 from George Osborne means for private investors in the UK.

Weekly Roundup, 15th December 2015

Weekly Roundup, 15th December 2015

Today’s Weekly Roundup starts with the week’s big story – the Fed’s interest rate rise, covered in five articles in the Economist, and another in the FT.

Weekly Roundup, 29th September 2015

Weekly Roundup, 29th September 2015

Weekly Roundup: taxes, cash, premium bonds, accounting, recommended funds. dividends, inflation target, house prices, biotech pops, demographics, VW cheats

Future of Pensions

The Future of Pensions

Today we’re going to look at the government’s consultation paper on tax relief and the future of pensions – “strengthening the incentive to save”.

Weekly Roundup, 28th July 2015

Weekly Roundup, 28th July 2015

Weekly Roundup for the UK Private Investor – gold, income investing, P2P, buy-to-let, farmland, angels, bonds, minimum wage, tech boom, Enron.