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Summer Budget 2015: Fees charged by claims management companies could be capped

The Chancellor announced proposals to cap the charges claims management companies (CMCs) can apply to customers

9 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Pensions overhaul proposed

Sweeping changes could be on the way to how we save for a pension, the Chancellor announced in the Summer Budget today

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Inheritance tax threshold to rise to £1m on properties

Parents will be able to leave homes worth up to £1 million to their children without paying inheritance tax from 2020

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Millions to face benefit cuts

Sweeping changes have been made to our benefits system as Osborne attempts to find the cuts he promised in his manifesto

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Buy-to-let landlords hit by reduced tax breaks

Chancellor George Osborne's announcement will cap the amount that landlords can claim on mortgage interest payments

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Student grant and loan system faces overhaul

University maintenance grants are to be scrapped and replaced with an enlarged maintenance loan, Osborne has announced

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Martin's reaction

Watch Martin Lewis's thoughts on the new national living wage, student maintenance grants being scrapped and more

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Income taxes to be cut

The Chancellor is to bring forward planned increases to both the personal allowance and the higher rate tax thresholds

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: Peer-to-peer savings to be included in ISAs

Peer-to-peer savers will be able to get their 'interest' tax-free from April 2016

8 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: New national 'living' wage to be introduced (but it's less than the current living wage)

A new national living wage will be introduced from April 2016 but it's not all it's cracked up to be

8 July 2015