Guide to Planning For Your Retirement

If you would like tips on planning for your retirement please read our guide by clicking here. Contents for the guide include: Saving adequately for the future Tax relief and pensions Pension lifetime allowance State Pension Women’s State Pension age changes Defined contribution pension schemes Defined benefit pension schemes Personal pension Self-invested personal pensions Freedom […]

Investment Commentary Q2 & Q3 2019

The latest 4 Shires investment commentary is now available! Click here to view the investment commentary online. The topics in this commentary include: Clouds on the Horizon, Sun coming through Monetary Distortions, Negative Interest Rates The UK Election & The Economy European Property Activity US Election Demographics China and Hong Kong Stocks: Babcock, Telecom Plus, […]

Investment Commentary Q4 2018 & Q1 2019

The latest 4 Shires investment commentary is now available! Click here to view the investment commentary online. The topics in this commentary include: Brexit update – trade Brexit update – politics Sterling and Brexit UK bankruptcies Private equity problems Europe and the far right American exuberance US politics and the 2020 election The world’s biggest […]

Guide to Year End Tax Planning

For key tax and financial planning tips before the tax year end on 5th April, read our guide by clicking here. Income tax Transfer of income-producing assets Pension contriubutions (including for spouses and children) ISAs Capital gains tax Investments Dividend tax Remuneration strategies Gifting Residence nil rate band Overpayment and capital loss claims Landlords PAYE […]