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Updated tables following the chancellor of the exchequor's announcement on 13 May 2008 to increase the personal allowance (age under 65) by an extra £600.

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'If "simplification" means more tinkering with small business taxation, then count me out.'

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A summary of the main tax announcements in the 2008 budget report, combined with 2008/09 tax measures announced previously in the 2007 budget and pre-budget reports.

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Non-domiciled residents who have lived in the UK for seven out of the last ten years will have to pay a levy of £30,000 to avoid paying tax on their foreign earnings, it has been announced.

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The review of HMRC's powers, deterrents and safeguards will continue into 2008 following the consultations issued in 2007. To re-cap on the new regime which applies from 6 April 2008:

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In his first budget Alistair Darling announced that the government will not be enacting its proposed legislation to combat what it terms as "income shifting".

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Recent budgets have contained an ever-increasing swathe of anti-avoidance measures, and this year's was no exception. Here's a run-down of HMRC's latest fire-fighting techniques.

We asked our West Country general practitioner for his initial take on Alistair Darling’s first Budget.

Reduced burdens for providers

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