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

Health Secretary Matt Hancock says it is "a time of sorrow for us all" as the UK reaches 40,261 deaths.
Matt Hancock says people should stick to rules as protests are planned over the African American's death.
The man was investigated over the disappearance of a five-year-old girl in 2015, German media reports.
TV presenter Kate Garraway's partner has been in a coma for nearly 10 weeks, after catching Covid-19.
The health secretary says UK has 'reasonable' demands after both sides report little progress in talks.