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Letters: Our 20-year tax fight with HMRC made us ill
Letters

Letters: Our 20-year tax fight with HMRC made us ill

Our article on the DWP reclaiming money from people on benefits, often leaving them in severe hardship, rang a bell for a reader with a similar story to tell

Wealth of world’s five richest men doubles as five billion people get poorer: ‘It’s not democratic’
Wealth tax

Wealth of world’s five richest men doubles as five billion people get poorer: ‘It’s not democratic’

As the richest get richer, an unlikely group is calling for a wealth tax: millionaires. The Big Issue meets a millionaire who wants to pay more tax

Tax-free childcare: How does it work, how much can you save and how can you apply?
Childcare

Tax-free childcare: How does it work, how much can you save and how can you apply?

This is all you need to know about the government’s tax-free childcare scheme, including how to apply and who is eligible

Rishi Sunak claims he’s going to cut taxes by tightening benefits. Here’s why it’ll backfire badly
Benefits

Rishi Sunak claims he’s going to cut taxes by tightening benefits. Here’s why it’ll backfire badly

Rishi Sunak is overseeing biggest tax rises since Second World War, IFS think tank finds
Tax rises

Rishi Sunak is overseeing biggest tax rises since Second World War, IFS think tank finds

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All of Keir Starmer’s u-turns and abandoned policy pledges, from child benefits to private schools
Labour

All of Keir Starmer’s u-turns and abandoned policy pledges, from child benefits to private schools

Millionaires and economists tell G20 leaders to ‘tax the super-rich’ with much-needed wealth tax
Wealth Tax

Millionaires and economists tell G20 leaders to ‘tax the super-rich’ with much-needed wealth tax

Could increasing taxes on airlines pay for the UK’s green transition? 
Climate crisis

Could increasing taxes on airlines pay for the UK’s green transition? 

When it comes to public spending, Labour and the Tories are two sides of the same coin
Letters

When it comes to public spending, Labour and the Tories are two sides of the same coin

The Sunday Times Rich List is back. Is it time for a wealth tax?
Inequality

The Sunday Times Rich List is back. Is it time for a wealth tax?

Tax secrets the wealthy don’t want you to know, like how to get richer by buying a yacht!
The Rebel Accountant

Tax secrets the wealthy don’t want you to know, like how to get richer by buying a yacht!

These millionaires want to be taxed more. Here’s why
Activism

These millionaires want to be taxed more. Here’s why

Get your tax straight: two readers discuss the economy
Letters

Get your tax straight: two readers discuss the economy

Kwasi Kwarteng remains tight-lipped over how huge tax cuts will be funded
Economy

Kwasi Kwarteng remains tight-lipped over how huge tax cuts will be funded

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’
Cost of living crisis

Liz Truss told cutting corporation tax ‘will not boost the economy in the cost of living crisis’

How much will the Queen’s funeral cost?
Queen Elizabeth

How much will the Queen’s funeral cost?

Cutting income tax would be an ‘incredibly inefficient’ way of dealing with the cost of living crisis
Cost of living crisis

Cutting income tax would be an ‘incredibly inefficient’ way of dealing with the cost of living crisis

At least £32bn of tax went unpaid last year amid cost of living crisis
Cost of living

At least £32bn of tax went unpaid last year amid cost of living crisis

15 ways Rishi Sunak hiked tax while his family avoided it
Tax

15 ways Rishi Sunak hiked tax while his family avoided it

What is a non-dom? An expert answers our questions about the tax status claimed by Rishi Sunak’s wife and other wealthy people
Tax

What is a non-dom? An expert answers our questions about the tax status claimed by Rishi Sunak’s wife and other wealthy people

Government ‘failing British troops’ as taxpayer billions wasted by Ministry of Defence, according to Labour
Government spending

Government ‘failing British troops’ as taxpayer billions wasted by Ministry of Defence, according to Labour

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Johnson is ‘gifting multinationals £131m a week’, says Labour
Politics

Johnson is ‘gifting multinationals £131m a week’, says Labour

Budgets, benefits and tax breaks: Money advice for young people after Covid
Money

Budgets, benefits and tax breaks: Money advice for young people after Covid

Families in council tax debt have just £7 left at the end of the month
Money

Families in council tax debt have just £7 left at the end of the month

Questions for the UK chancellor as France prepares to tax Amazon
Politics

Questions for the UK chancellor as France prepares to tax Amazon