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Time to review your pension lifetime allowance

Date: 06/01/16

From 6 April 2016, the pensions Lifetime Allowance (LTA) will be reduced to £1 million.   The LTA is the maximum amount of pension savings you can build up without being subject to an extra charge (the Lifetime Allowance Charge).   This is... Read More

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Christmas comes second to work for SME owners

Date: 16/12/15

According to Zurich's latest SME Risk Index, 49 per cent of the UK's small business owners worked on Christmas Day last year.  The research indicated the challenges of achieving a work-life balance, with a further nine per cent having admitted to... Read More

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Don't forget your self assessment tax return deadline

Date: 11/12/15

At this time of year most people's focus will be on buying presents, putting up decorations and preparing the Christmas dinner, but people need to remember the self-assessment tax return deadline. Taxpayers who are required to complete... Read More

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A welcome boost for SME funding

Date: 01/12/15

The government's move to introduce flexibility for replacement capital within Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) and Venture Capital Trust (VCT) schemes, as revealed in the recent Autumn Statement, has been welcomed as it is a boost for small... Read More

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SME's will benefit from Autumn Statement

Date: 25/11/15

Measures announced in the Autumn Statement are set to benefit Small and Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) and ensure their success however there are fears for individuals buying a second home.  Recognising the financial burdens faced by SMEs,... Read More

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