The Grandparents’ Settlement

The Grandparents’ Settlement

In this week’s Tax Tuesday, we explore the features and benefits of “The Grandparents’ Settlement” which often proves to be an ideal solution when looking at setting up ‘some form of fund’ for grandchildren. Please note, when reading the foregoing,...
What is causing the tax gap?

What is causing the tax gap?

The tax gap is the difference between the amount of tax owed to the tax man and the amount collected in real terms. In 2018/19 the UK Exchequer collected circa £628bn of tax. By the estimates of HMRC, this involved a gap of missing tax of about £31bn (or 4.7%). This...