Checking my tax bill


How much do I owe the taxman?


Too late to disclose Swiss tax?

How can I resolve my father’s bank account situation?

Robert Thompson illustration

How best to transfer money from overseas?

Buying property with my inheritance

Transferring shares to my son

Tax implications of selling my shares


Can I consolidate pensions?

How to manage retirement savings

Inheriting a drawdown pension

Does the beneficiary have to wait until age 55, and what is the tax position?

School fees

Paying for school fees

Tax implications of giving my grandson a lump sum


Putting property into trust

What are the tax implications of trusts?


Setting up a lasting power of attorney

Help for those living with dementia

Must I pay US tax on sale of house?

Could my French husband reduce liabilities?

Setting up low-maintenance portfolio

I am time-poor and wary of being ripped off

What are tax rules on money transfers?

The merits of ‘remittance’ versus ‘arising’ basis of taxation

Estate planning using Aim shares

Seeking tax exemption through junior market investments

Passing down multinational assets

Planning measures to minimise tax liabilities

Tax implications of retiring in France

How would our income and assets be treated?

How can we help our son live rent-free?

We want our son and his wife to live rent-free in our flat, but with conditional rights

Can the terms of my tenancy be changed?

My new letting agent says bills previously included in our rent are no longer

How can I avoid bank charges abroad?

Debit and credit card charges can vary significantly

Should we invest a student loan?

Experts warn of a risky strategy that could backfire

A mistaken Enterprise Zone investment

Having learned that the property investment I was advised to enter is high risk, what can I do?


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