Personal tax

Most adults have no inheritance strategy

15 Aug 17: Almost 9 in 10 working adults have not checked their potential inheritance tax liability.

Total cash payments down by 11%

14 Aug 17: Cash represented almost half of all payments made in 2016.

Older women ‘worse off’ from state pension age change

02 Aug 17: Women aged between 60 and 62 are £32 per week poorer after pension age changes.

Stamp duty payments reach £8.3bn

01 Aug 17: Stamp duty payments reached a total £8.3 billion in 2016, up from £7.1 billion in 2015.

HMRC overtaxing savers on pension withdrawals

31 Jul 17: As many as 200,000 savers may have paid too much tax on one-off withdrawals.