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2014

Personal tax allowance to rise: Autumn Statement 2014

From April 2015, the Government will raise the amount of income workers can earn before they pay tax to £10,600

3 December 2014

Possibility of five day current account switching to be investigated: Autumn Statement 2014

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has today called for a review of the seven day current account switching period

3 December 2014

Tax break for some annuity holders: Autumn Statement 2014

Under 75s who die having started to draw an income from some annuities from April will have cash passed on tax-free

3 December 2014

Shopping outside the EU this Christmas? Beware of hidden fees

If you're looking for a bargain Christmas gift abroad make sure you factor in customs duty and VAT, warns HMRC

3 December 2014

Stamp duty to undergo massive overhaul: Autumn Statement 2014

From tomorrow, stamp duty will only paid on the portion of the purchase price that goes over each threshold

3 December 2014

Martin Lewis's instant reaction to the Autumn Statement 2014

MoneySavingExpert.com creator Martin Lewis gives his instant reaction on today's Autumn Statement

3 December 2014

New rules mean your ISA won't die with you (if you have a spouse): Autumn Statement 2014

The surviving spouse will be able to inherit their partner's ISA, keeping its tax-free status, George Osborne said today

3 December 2014

Air passenger duty to be scrapped for children under 12 and you can reclaim on tickets booked: Autumn Statement 2014

Air Passenger Duty (APD) is to be scrapped from May 2015 for children under 12 years old, the Government has revealed

3 December 2014

Postgrads will be able to apply for loan of up to £10,000: Autumn Statement 2014

Postgraduate students aged under 30-years-old will for the first time be able to apply for a student loan

3 December 2014

Payday loan broker crackdown revealed

A crackdown on unexpected fees charged by payday loan middlemen has been unveiled by the Financial Conduct Authority

1 December 2014