New research suggests that one in ten British grandparents have ‘gifted’ a lump sum to their grandchildren, but that many could be overlooking the Inheritance Tax (IHT) implications of such gifts.
Stamp Duty rules are so complicated it can take up to 40 days to contact HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) for official advice – amid news that the Treasury is considering cutting property tax for first-time buyers and energy efficient homemovers.
The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has opened a new consultation into the future of intellectual property (IP) in the UK, which is seeking views on new ways that Britain’s innovators can work together to get the most out of their IP.
Alarming new research has found that almost half (48 per cent) of female teachers in the UK have experienced some form of discrimination at work.
New research suggests that Britain’s commercial property market has enjoyed a healthy third quarter (Q3), and has performed well throughout 2017 so far.