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Scrap LTA for patient capital investment, gov't told
High earners could be allowed to break the lifetime allowance or the annual allowance on pension saving in order to save
Autumn Budget: DB pension members benefit from LTA increase
The lifetime allowance will rise in line with inflation for the 2018/19 tax year.
Autumn Budget: 100% council tax premium on empty homes
Hammond announces plans for 100% council tax premiums on empty properties.
Autumn Budget: VAT threshold frozen for two years
Hammond keeps the £85,000 VAT threshold until 2019, but says the government will consult on the current level.
Treasury MPs to look into DB transfer advice
Morgan says the Treasury Select Committee wants to investigate if people are getting the advice and guidance they need.
Cable: gov't has failed on financial advice
Speaking at the annual Tisa conference, Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable has said the government has failed on introducing financial advice and guidance to a mass audience.
SimplyBiz signs up third DB transfer partner
Support services provider SimplyBiz has added a third DB transfer advice partner after previous partner CFPML exited the market.
Calculator for British Steel pension members launches
CashCalc has come up with a calculator to help members of the scheme make a decision to go into the PPF or the new scheme.
Six of the most unpopular Budget policies
We look at some of the most unpopular Budget announcements for advisers over the past few years.
FCA tells advisers to attend DB transfer seminar in Swansea
‘Serious concerns’ about defined benefit transfer advice has prompted the Financial Conduct Authority to request advisers attend a training seminar in Swansea.
We quiz Standard Life chief on 1825 and Elevate
In this final instalment of our exclusive interview, Standard Life chief executive Barry O'Dwyer answers Citywire's questions about the company's restricted advice arm 1825, and brands the Elevate platform deal a 'fantastic success'.
CIO Tapes 2: two warnings and a lot of optimism
Our group of leading asset management CIOs see a lot of opportunities – and overseas investors are buying UK too
Adviser Profile: Andy Springford and Natalie Wright of Mazars
Andy Springford and Natalie Wright personify the high standards expected of young advisers at Mazars Financial Planning, as the future-facing firm looks to achieve revenue of £20 million by 2021