The great British buy to let market has been a mainstay of middle class wealth for decades. It has been a safe haven for excess funds; an easy to understand, accessible, liquid asset class which has seen thousands build up a valuable portfolio and in most cases generate additional income. However, this may all be about to change.
HMRC acted in an ‘unconscionable manner’ when dealing with a recent late Self Assessment filing penalty, according to Judge Geraint Jones QC.
Government matches philanthropy funding for £8m investment in museums and galleries.
Nearly a million people face soaring rates of tax as the government’s deficit reduction plan continues this spring.
Wealthy foreigners are being encouraged to migrate to the UK in an effort to make Britain a desirable destination for rich migrants.
An increase in the number of self employed people has contributed to an unexpected fall in UK unemployment last month, giving hopes that the labour market may be in a healthier condition than feared.