Budget 2016 putting the next generation first

The Budget 2016 was full of soundbites: putting the next generation first; act now so we don’t have to pay later; helping working people keep more of the money they earn a key; fix our plans to fit the figures, not fix the figures to fit our plans.  While...

Dividend tax for higher rate taxpayers

In the second part of the dividend tax series we consider the situation for higher rate taxpayers In summary Even higher rate taxpayers will receive the £5k tax free allowance Once the higher rate threshold has been passed the dividend tax will be 32.5% If a business...