Category Archives: Deposits

Budget 2014 – Pensions, Inheritance Tax and Saving

Pensions The good news is that the tax incentives supporting pension planning remain Good news #1: Marginal rate income tax relief retained on pension contributions Good news #2:  No changes to the €200,000 tax free retirement lump sum limit Good … Continue reading

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Safeguard Your Pension

Recently we have seen episodes that have made people’s financial lives suffer approaching their retirement. Two particular episodes have made recent headlines: • Private U.K. pension company ‘Equitable Life’ has effectively gone out of business. Estimated total losses for the … Continue reading

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Bigger isn’t always better

Companies paying high dividends can look attractive however you need look closer before you buy. This article explains why. Income seekers may be lured in by companies which pay high dividends but there may be a more sinister reason behind … Continue reading

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