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George Osborne Tax Relief Pensions

More Tax Relief Cuts – Could you lose a third of your pension in tax changes?

18 January, 20160 Comments
Osborne’s plans that may see workers lose out on tens of thousands of pounds   George Osborne is trying to save billions by dramatically cutting the amount of tax relief the Government offers or even scrapping it altogether; causing middle class savers to lose up to a third of their pension pots. Workers currently earning
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Just 1 bad tenant can wipe out an entire pension pot …

08 April, 20140 Comments
With 25% of retirees planning to user their pension pot to buy an annuity, following reforms announced in this year’s Budget, LRS wonders how prepared these ‘silver-savers’ actually are for becoming a landlord. Following the biggest shake-up of the pensions system in generations, pensioners can now take more of their pension pot as up-front cash,
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Budget 2013 | Helping hand or economic suicide?

21 March, 20130 Comments
Yesterday George Osborne delivered his fourth budget, calling his speech “a Budget for people who aspire to work hard and get on” for an “aspiration nation”. The key points : HOUSING A new “help-to-buy” scheme will include £3.5bn for shared equity loans, and a government interest-free loan worth 20% of the value of a new
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