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Guest Comment: What you need to know about the new State Pension

There's 600 days to go until significant reforms are introduced to the State Pension

15 August 2014

Carers 'to get financial rights' in Queen's Speech

Carers will get stronger rights to seek financial and practical help under new reforms, it's been reported

7 May 2013

MPs highlight pensions confusion

The Government must act quickly to stamp out confusion over its looming state pension shake-up, a committee of MPs warns

4 April 2013

Flat-rate state pensions brought forward to 2016

The new flat-rate state pension will begin a year earlier than planned, the Government announces

20 March 2013

Government outlines flat-rate state pension

The Coalition's proposals include plans to introduce a single flat-rate state pension for new pensioners from 2017

14 January 2013

Mega rich tax bill 'under 10%', while millions pay 22%

Six percent of £10 million-plus earners paid less than 10% in tax, Treasury figures reveal

16 April 2012

Over a million to be told they owe more tax

More than one million owe cash after more tax errors were found. Millions others will get rebates

19 October 2011

Students can claim overpaid tax from summer jobs now

Students have been reminded to check payslips to see if they can reclaim cash from the taxman

30 September 2011

900,000 to get minimum wage rise

900,000 workers will get a pay rise when the minimum wage breaks through the £6-an-hour barrier this weekend

29 September 2011

The great tax overhaul: are you a winner or loser?

Today marks the start of the new financial year, and with it, an overhaul of the tax system which means workers' take-home in April will change

6 April 2011

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