Budget Summary – March 2013

The Chancellor’s March 2013 Budget confirmed many of the details that were initially announced during the Autumn Statement in 2012.  However, further detail and clarification was also provided on a number of key areas; Income Tax Personal Allowance – (basic) £9,440...

The Single Tier State Pension

The Government has proposed significant changes to the State Pension which will affect most individuals.  Some people may be better off, but many will see their overall state pension entitlement reduced. In its simplest form, the single tier state pension proposal...

Lasting Powers of Attorney

  Have you ever thought about what would happen if you were unable to manage your own affairs? According to the Alzheimer’s Society 800,000 people suffer with dementia in the UK today and 1 in 3 people over the age of 65 will go on to develop dementia. Whilst dementia...