Pay less tax

Money about to be taxed

The 2016/17 financial year has begun, so Moneywise has rounded up the personal allowances, tax rates, and limits on pension and Isa contributions for the year ahead (6 April 2016 to 5 April 2017).

Free Guide - 50 Ways to make money
  • How to make more money online
  • Make money using your home
  • How to get the most out of your bank account

 

Whether you're struggling financially or just looking to make a bit on the side, finding additional sources of income can be invaluable. But there are so many ways you can earn a bit extra that it can be difficult to know where to start first.

A Free Guide to Inheritance Tax
  • Inheritance tax - the facts
  • Why you should be planning ahead
  • Inheritance tax reliefs you may be eligble for

 

Download the guide to inheritance tax to begin planning your legacy.

  • One Thing To Do This Week

    No one wants to pay more tax than necessary. However, if you're on the wrong tax code, you could be paying too much – or too little.

  • Tailor with client

    Sam Barrett examines the 'made to measure' service offered by wealth managers, finds out how much they cost (and how much money you need to have) and provides the questions to ask before you sign...

  • Fund Awards 2009

    Despite upswings, the markets 
remain unstable, so you have to pick your funds with care. 
Nathalie Bonney reveals the funds that still stand strong.

  • Russian Dolls

    Moneywise looks at the key points in the 2009 pre-Budget report, and explains what they mean for your finances.

  • Abacus

    The government has slashed the rate of VAT in the UK from 17.5% to 15%. Find out how much you could save with our free VAT calculator.

  • Westminster at night

    The pre-Budget report 2008 is set to be an interesting one, potentially containing measures to ease the recession and help households weather the downturn. Moneywise finds out the experts' views...

  • Out-of-date property valuations mean thousands of houses are in the wrong council tax bands. If yours is one of them, you could reclaim hundreds of pounds in council tax. Hannah Ricci presents a...

  • Scrunched up paper

    Is the taxman charging you too much? Sarah Coles investigates what happens when HMRC gets it wrong, and explains how you can get your money back.

  • Woman tearing paper

    We all have to pay taxes but, as Hannah Ricci discovers, there are plenty of ways for you to reduce your tax bill and keep more of your cash.

  • The government's ISA revamp will simplify savings. But Rob Griffin says that the industry is calling for more changes.