Monthly Archives: September 2017

Do you know how much your pension pot is worth?

Recent research from Royal London has found that around five million people in the UK have ‘forgotten’ pension pots from final salary schemes of former employers. What’s more, many of these deferred members of defined benefit funds don’t know how much a lump sum payout of this accumulated pension would be worth, thanks to a lack of communication …

Capital Gains Tax – a cautionary tale

A landlord from Hampshire was jailed for over two years in August this year after failing to declare Capital Gains Tax from the sale of properties, amounting to an evasion of £157,725. After being arrested at Gatwick Airport on his return from holiday in Turkey in October 2014, Richard Fuller’s finances were investigated by HMRC which uncovered the …