General

This section contains miscellaneous & general financial information that you may find useful when dealing with certain life events.

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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 2018/19 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.

UK News

No Afghan civilians who worked for the Army have been resettled in the UK so far, MPs say.
Speaking about a row over tickets for his UK tour, the star says he wants to stop fans getting "ripped off".
A boat called the MV Oliver Cromwell sunk off the coast of Anglesey on Friday afternoon.
The Maltings, where ex Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found, has been cleaned.
Some Liverpool supporters will miss out on the Champions League final after flights were axed.