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Personal Tax

Stamp duty land tax reverts back to type

Pre-pandemic regime is back in place.

OTS publishes report on tax year-end change

New paper stops short of recommending tax year change.

Thousands overpay IHT on life insurance policies

£280m may have been paid unnecessarily in 2018/19.

Stamp duty receipts hit high, despite holiday

Receipts for July 2021 second highest on record.

EVs could 'create £30bn tax hole'

Calls for new road pricing system to replace fuel duty.

IHT overwhelmingly hits London and South East

Hertfordshire pays more IHT than Northern Ireland and Wales combined.

Inheritance tax receipts bounce back

33% more taxpayers hit by IHT charges.

CGT receipts hit record-high of £9.9bn

41% of receipts came from 1% of capital gains taxpayers.

Monthly borrowing figures start to climb down

Borrowing in June 2021 was the second highest on record.

HMRC posts renewal reminder for tax credits claims

Some review packs require a reply for renewal.