General

This section contains miscellaneous & general financial information that you may find useful when dealing with certain life events.


Capital Gains Tax (CGT)

Capital Gains Tax (CGT)

This document contains a short explanation of Capital Gains Tax, the allowances available in the 2021/22 tax year, and how you can use it in your year end tax planning.

Civil Partnerships

Civil Partnerships

Civil partnerships in the United Kingdom, granted under the Civil Partnership Act 2004, allow same-sex couples to obtain essentially the same rights and responsibilities as marriage. Though from March 2014 full same-sex marriage was legalised in England, Scotland and Wales, civil partnership remains available. Designed to be very much equivalent to marriage for same sex couples, a civil partnership carries both rights and responsibilities, in very broad terms, attracting the same legal and tax protections/advantages/disadvantages as a traditional marriage. This article explains further.

Inheritance Tax

Inheritance Tax

A short explanation of Inheritance Tax and how to plan for it in your tax planning.

UK News

Great Britain's Charlotte Worthington wins a thrilling gold in the women's BMX park freestyle Olympic final.
Great Britain wins a record eighth swimming medal in Tokyo while Duncan Scott becomes the most decorated British Olympian at a Games after silver in the men's 4x100m medley relay.
The government's latest vaccine drive comes as 67% of 18 to 29-year-olds in England have had a first jab.
The marshal died after an accident during a race at the track, leading to the cancellation of the event.
From Sunday, government payments reduce to 60% towards salaries, with employers paying 20%.