Outrage as Treasury plans 'Granny Tax II'

The basic state pension could be taxed at source under a proposal that would fuel the pensioners' revolt against the "granny tax" announced in last month's Budget.

Poorer families face £3,000 tax bombshell

According to the Resolution Foundation, the impact will be greater on lower-income households

Julian Knight: 'Granny tax' trick will prove to be a dead rabbit

Osborne's magician's flourish will haunt Tory MPs forced to justify the personal allowance change

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Osborne has 'robbed the old to fund tax cuts for the wealthy'

Four million elderly people will be £83 a year worse off as Chancellor unveils 'granny tax'

Tax-free £10,000 earnings likely 'within two years'

People earning under £10,000 a year are set to be excluded from paying income tax within two years after the Government moved to speed up its reform of the system.

Sir Mick Jagger used an off-shore company to buy property

Stamp duty: Estate agents voice fears as plug is pulled on the rock star's property trick

Buyers of homes worth more than £2m are going to be hit with a massive stamp duty rise from today, with a new 7 per cent stamp duty land tax charged. Until yesterday, only a 5 per cent charge was levied on homes sold for overa £1m.

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Osborne says top-rate tax cut will not hurt coffers

The top rate of income tax will be cut from 50p to 45p in April next year, George Osborne confirmed in what is expected to prove the most memorable measure in his Budget.

Hot pasties and caravans hit by changes to VAT quirks

A bodybuilding, Cornish pasty-munching, caravan-driving hairdresser would be holding his head in his hands at the changes to VAT.

An employer can take several steps to recover cash, including court action

Consumer rights: 'I was overpaid £13,000, now my boss wants it back'

A law-office worker is at loggerheads with his employer over excess wages paid in error and how to go about leaving inheritance gifts to children

The Coalition's taxing problem

Mansion tax or 50p top rate? Child benefit for all – or only for those on less than £43,000? With the Budget just two weeks away, the Cabinet is still fighting over how to balance the books

Yvette Cooper: Reform is 'deeply unfair'

Tax change to cost working families £3,800 a year

Nearly 900,000 of the nation's poorest people face losing thousands of pounds in income from next month because of cuts to tax credits, official figures reveal.

Brits are paying almost £13bn in unnecessary tax

We'll hand over around £12.6bn unnecessarily to the tax authorities this year, writes Simon Read.

George Osborne leaves 11 Downing Street in London

New Tory right in call for deeper cuts to public spending

Measure would allow greater flexibility over tax thresholds and steal Lib Dems' thunder

ajoling by Moira sees fewer late payers

Tax deadline reminders from the former television newsreader, Moira Stewart, whose own financial affairs have attracted media interest, were so effective that the taxman raked in £55m less in late fines this year than last, HMRC admitted yesterday.

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