Personal tax

Most fathers have no life cover

16 Jun 17: 53% of fathers with dependent children have no life cover.

HMRC urged to extend executors’ inheritance tax deadline

12 Jun 17: Royal London is calling on HMRC to change inheritance tax rules on larger estates.

Almost half of homeowners go close to overspending

25 May 17: Nearly half of homebuyers pushed their budgets to the limit when purchasing properties in the last 2 years.

Lending to first-time buyers hits 10-year high

19 May 17: First-time buyers received more loans this year than in any month of March since 2007.

Bank of Mum and Dad to lend £6.5bn in 2017

02 May 17: The Bank of Mum and Dad is set to lend £6.5 billion in 2017, up from £5 billion in 2016.