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General

This section contains miscellaneous & general financial information that you may find useful when dealing with certain life events.


A short explanation of Inheritance Tax and how to plan for it in your tax planning.
This document contains a short explanation of Capital Gains Tax, the allowances available in the 2018/19 tax year, and how you can use it in your year end tax planning.
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 civil marriage. Though from March 2014 full same-sex marriage was legalised in England 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.

UK News

E-cigarettes are much less harmful than tobacco and shouldn't be treated the same way, MPs warn.
The department store chain promises to refund customers after a dispute held up online deliveries.
A 42-year-old woman was hit by a shuttlecock when she was 14 and thought the lens had fallen out.
Rory Stewart gives himself a year to reduce the level of drugs and violence in 10 English prisons.
A mother who lost four babies in four years says she went through a "harrowing experience" trying to get help.