If you’re intending to sell your shares back to the issuing company, most people would prefer to pay capital gains tax on the sale rather than the income tax. But is this always the best option?
Despite the efforts of HMRC, there is still a possibility to use your home for inheritance tax planning. One option for this is to use an equity release scheme. This can be in the form of a loan or a sale and lease back. However, there are advantages and disadvantages of each. Having the largest part […]
In Tax Perspective Many lower paid workers will find themselves paying less income tax. Well that is something good to start with. The personal allowance, the amount that most people can earn before they pay income tax, will rise to £9,440 in April 2013. That will be a rise of £235 more than the chancellor […]
Strict rules apply in order to limit tax deductions that employees and directors can claim for work related expenses. The rationale behind tax deductions is that they must be incurred as part of doing the job, but there are exceptions, such as loan interest. Therefore you need to make sure as to what are the […]