Reforms cut stamp duty bill for thousands

But some paid average of £28,000 more tax under new regime

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Fraudsters are exploiting the trend to book villas and apartments online direct with owners
– James Pickford
Non-mortgage debt has shot up on the back of university fees
– Emily Cadman

Landlords seek migrants crackdown details

Jail threat seen as response to scenes of chaos in Calais

London generates half of UK stamp duty

Housing demand subdued in capital after tax reforms

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Buyers flock to London development land

Foreign investors push dealmaking to highest since 2007

A suitable alternative for your money?

Caravan parks and hurricane insurance are among high-risk high-return alternative investments

Investors’ legal challenge to HMRC fails

Judicial review against accelerated payment notices is dismissed

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House prices rise in outer London

Residential prices are rising faster in the suburbs

Fine warning on accessing pension cash

Over-55s who dip into their pensions must tell current providers

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Aberdeen funds slapped with ‘dog’ label

Asia funds appear in list of underperformers for first time

Q&A: Saving as you earn

Company schemes offer risk-free share options for millions