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The 2017/18 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 2017 to 5 April 2018).

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.

  • If you are one of the six million people who receive a tax letter informing you of an underpayment, and you want to challenge it, here are some template letters to help you out.

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    If you are one of the six million people who receive a tax letter informing you of an underpayment, and you want to challenge it, here are some template letters to help you out.

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political parties have set out their policy stalls. Moneywise takes a look at what is on offer.

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    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...

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    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.