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Tax on inherited pensions abolished

3rd October 2014

The 55% tax charge on inherited pensions will be abolished from April 2015, the Chancellor George Osborne has announced.

Inherited defined contribution (DC) pensions that have a drawdown arrangement or have not been accessed will face new tax treatment depending on the age of the owner on death.

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A third to inherit family assets

2nd October 2014

A third of UK adults expect to inherit money or property from family members, according to a survey by GoCompare.com.

The price comparison site polled more than 2,000 people and found 33% expect they or their partner will inherit assets. Four in 10 (41%) of these predict the inheritance will be worth more than £50,000.

A quarter of respondents said they expect to inherit more than £100,000.

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New online venture capital initiative announced

2nd October 2014

SMEs will be able to get help securing finance from angel and venture capital investors online.

Online venture investment company, JustInvesting will run the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills’s GrowthShowcase, a website created by Innovate UK and Growth Accelerator.

The GrowthShowcase platform will match high quality, investment-ready SMEs to suitable investors.

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