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 2020/21 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

The party says it wants a guarantee from ministers as thousands of young people remain in campus lockdowns.
By Sunday evening, 1.5 million people - almost half of Wales' population - will be locked down.
It comes as the number of new cases in the UK topped 6,000 for the fourth consecutive day.
Police investigating the shooting of Sgt Matiu Ratana say they have CCTV from the custody suite.
The coronavirus pandemic means it is a "particularly difficult time to be young", says Prince Charles.