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Probate fee increases ‘amount to stealth tax’

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

Businesses get to grips with apprenticeship levy

06 Dec 18: Directors call for levy to include other forms of training.

Most adults don’t have a will

05 Dec 18: Will-writing is “quick and easy”, most respondents say.

First pensions dashboard expected in 2019

04 Dec 18: Government plans to implement multiple dashboards.

Government introduces new prompt payment initiative

03 Dec 18: Late-paying companies could be excluded from public contracts.

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