Tax

If I live in my second home, how do I work out the capital gains tax?

If I live in my second home, how do I work out the capital gains tax?

Chartered tax adviser David Wesley-Yates explains how to calculate your capital gains tax if you move into your second home.

Autumn Statement: Second home owners bear brunt of CGT plans

Autumn Statement 2013: Second home-owners and divorcees bear brunt of property t

Despite the focus on foreign property owners in the Autumn Statement, it is UK taxpayers who will end up bearing the brunt of the new rules.

Can I invest some of my £50,000 Sharesave money in an ISA without being taxed?

Can I invest some of my Sharesave money in an ISA without being taxed?

Independent financial adviser Jason Witcombe explains how to use ISAs and "bed and spouse" with your Sharesave money, without being taxed.

Why won't HMRC pay tax relief on my pension?

Why won't HMRC pay tax relief on my pension?

Patrick Connolly, certified financial planner at Chase de Vere, answers a pension tax relief question from a Moneywise reader.

Can my son get tax relief if he lets out his flat?

Paul Hutchinson, a specialist in wills and inheritance tax planning, explains what happens tax-wise when you buy property to rent out.

Cameron pledges "fairer tax system"

The G8 summit's discussions on tax avoidance and evasion "will lead to a fairer tax system", according to Prime Minister David Cameron.

Careful planning can help you beat IHT

A number of factors have contributed to more people's wealth being liable for inheritance tax.

Keep your wealth safe from inheritance tax

With a little forethought there are plenty of ways you can make sure your wealth doesn't fall prey to inheritance tax, explains Faith Glasgow.

Would our son pay tax if we bought him a house?

Paul Hutchinson, of Hutchinson Legal & Associates, clarifies whether the gift of a house would be liable for capital gains or inheritance tax.

Protect your investments and prosper

Ruth Emergy explains how to use tax-efficient vehicles in order to keep more of your investment returns.