Fall in deals may impact on Budget
Wealthy Scots are struggling to sell their homes, according to new data which may influence tax decisions in next week’s Scottish budget.
WASPI campaign pledge
Tory MPs have been accused of “duping” women fighting to re-instate their right to a state pension.
Older people seeking self-enjoyment
Baby boomers now in their 50s and 60s are saving money to go travelling rather than to leave money for their family, according to a survey.
Survey of 1,000 savers
Investors view rising inflation and low interest rates as more of a threat to their wealth than Brexit, according to a new survey.
Business expecting tax ris
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has dropped strong hints that the Scottish government will raise income tax in next month’s Budget.
Support for WASPI campaign
Labour leadership contender Anas Sarwar wants cross-party talks to help bring a resolution to the dispute over women’s state pensions…
Surprise result from snapshot poll
A snapshot poll of business leaders has revealed some support for an increase in the basic rate of income tax…
Platform secures new business
Hargreaves Lansdown has seen a surge in new business which is being partly attributed to Barclays’ disastrous overhaul of its stockbroking services..
Mackay facing scrutiny
Scotland’s property tax will come under further scrutiny after new figures from Revenue Scotland..
Plan to end state pension row
Labour has offered hope to women fighting a change in their state pension age..