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

The move would buy time for Theresa May, but Brexiteers are angry at the idea of remaining in Brussels' orbit for even longer.
They say the boxes are being promoted as a safe alternative to cots despite a lack of research.
Almost half of users are under 35 and one in five is from a black or ethnic minority group - but why?
The inmates were wrongly freed in three weeks but the Ministry of Justice said it was "extremely rare".
The actor - who's related to William the Conqueror - will be seen hunting and eating sheep's tongue.