Our Autumn 2017 Financial Planning review is intended to give insights on the current financial landscape, highlighting topical and timely issues.
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Labour’s proposed tax on those earning over £70,000 will hit over 1.6 million taxpayers
These proposals will hit many taxpayers who already see themselves as the “squeezed middle”, who already feel the pinch from taxes and the cost of housing.
Low interest rates wipe £18 billion from UK savings accounts
UK savers are losing nearly £18 billion a year as inflation continues to erode away the interest earned by their savings and current accounts.
An increase is expected in the cost of women’s life assurance
On average women live longer than men and as a result pay lower life assurance premiums. A ruling by the European Court of Justice has outlawed the current practise of offering different life insurance rates for men and women.
UHY Financial Planning review – Summer 2017
Our Financial Planning review is intended to give insights on the current financial landscape, highlighting topical and timely issues.
Stay of execution over proposed probate fee increase
In a roller coaster ride, the Government first sought to rush their controversial hike in probate application fees through Parliament before the anticipated dissolution on 3 May, then overnight conceded that there is too little time to do so and announced that the measure will be scrapped.
When the levies break
This April sees the imposition of two additional levies on employers, which may go down like, erm, a Led Zeppelin.