Retirement planning

With the rising costs of living affecting every aspect of almost everyone’s finances, there’s no time like the present to start considering your retirement plans. Unfortunately, the Government has significantly increased the state pension age over a number of years....

TC Group Charity Newsletter – Autumn 2022

TC Group has a long-established involvement in the not-for-profit sector, working with many charities (including independent schools). Our Charity News includes the latest guidance and support available for the not-for-profit sector as the cost of living crisis starts...

Insider November 2022

Mortgage rates have been rising throughout 2022, but there was a significant increase after the mini-budget announcement on 23 September. The average two-year mortgage also hit its highest rate since the 2008 financial crisis at 6.07%. Following the announcement, a...

IR35: The rules now

Late September into mid-October has been a turbulent time for the Government and a confusing time (at best) for taxpayers, after former chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s fiscal statement. On 17 October, the new chancellor, Jeremy Hunt, reversed around two thirds of the tax...

Buy-to-let CGT

A combination of financial challenges, eviction bans and a perceived lack of support meant the rental market was hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, landlords and tenants are feeling the effects of rising costs. Landlords are also concerned about rental reform,...

Insider: October 2022

Kwasi Kwarteng has announced the biggest bundle of tax cuts since 1972 in his first fiscal statement as Chancellor. Income tax, corporation tax and stamp duty make up the majority of the most significant cuts in a bid to promote growth within the economy. The basic...