Personal tax

Scotland freezes higher-rate threshold

13 Dec 18: Higher earners set to pay £128 a month extra.

Probate fee increases ‘amount to stealth tax’

07 Dec 18: Planned changes would charge £6,000 for some estates.

4 in 10 feel inheritance burden

30 Nov 18: Estate administration takes up to 100 hours, study finds.

OTS recommends digital inheritance tax system

26 Nov 18: New system needed to reduce administrative burden.

2 in 3 parents have made no provision for children

14 Nov 18: Parents urged to consider potential guardians for children.

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