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 2017/18 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.

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The EU summit is also expected to see leaders agree on the terms for a Brexit transition period.
A year after the Westminster attack, Tobias Ellwood recalls telling his son about trying to save PC Palmer's life.
A jury finds the man did not organise for his nine-year-old daughter to undergo FGM to punish her.
The existing UK manufacturer says it will be replaced by a Franco-Dutch one after Brexit.
Jeremy Pemberton went to the Court of Appeal after an employment tribunal panel rejected his claim.