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How to avoid a tax charge after April's Pension Lifetime Allowance cut

Posted: Jan 06, 2016

The Government has published draft details of the protection regime that will apply after the lifetime allowance (LTA) is cut in April. Chancellor George Osborne announced the cut, which will see the LTA reduce from £1.25 to £1m, in the 2015 Budget. 

The Government's draft finance bill, published in December, provides information on how savers who have already built up pensions worth more than £1m can avoid a tax charge. 

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Financial planning: get ready for 2016

Posted: Jan 06, 2016

The new year will be marked by many changes that could affect your personal finances. 

The first year after a general election is often the time when major reforms take effect, especially those which create losers as well as winners. 2016 will be no exception. 
 

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Company dividends - are you ready for the changes?

Posted: Jan 06, 2016

From April 2016, the government will replace the current 10% notional tax on dividends with a £5,000 allowance. As a result, directors of small and medium sized businesses may find that paying a dividend is no longer the best way for them to extract profits from the company. 
 

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