Up to 2.5 million Energy Performance Certificates in the UK are wrong due to inaccurate measurement standards and practices and it means landlords could be unwittingly breaking the law.
Directors who allow company pensions to spiral out of control could be prosecuted under proposed new criminal legislation. The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), which published the report, said it plans to introduce a new criminal offence of ‘wilful or reckless behaviour’ in relation to pensions in a bid to crack down on abuse of final or average salary … Read More
Inheritance tax payments have increased by more than £1 billion since 2014/15, new figures reveal. The report, published by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), shows that Inheritance Tax receipts hit a record high of £5.2 billion in 2018. This is compared to just £3.8 billion in 2014/15. This has been attributed, in part, to rising house prices placing a large … Read More