550,000 British Pensioners are currently adversely impacted by the government’s frozen state pension policy. However, the criteria regarding the specific countries in which it applies are somewhat arbitrary.
How to find a lost pension? A common question for expats who move from country to country. Luckily, the solutions are usually fairly straightforward.
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In this article, I will cover five key things you need to be aware of before deciding what to do with your UK pensions.
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When it comes to preparing your offshore investments for a return to the UK, the most important thing is to ensure you start planning as early as possible. Most tax specialists recommend that you should ideally give yourself at least a full UK tax year between deciding to move home and actually making the move. …… Continue reading What should I do with my offshore investments when returning to the UK?
A property trust will (also known as a property protection trust, an asset protection trust, a family protection trust or a property preservation trust) keeps your home safe for your loved ones after you die. It does this by placing your share of the property in a trust, so that the people you want to…… Continue reading Expat Financial Advice: What is a Property Trust Will?
Question: How much money should I have saved for retirement? Answer: Unfortunately, there is no reliable rule of thumb when it comes to the amount of money that should be saved for retirement. It all depends. Every situation is unique, so this number is different for every person, and it depends on your individual circumstances.…… Continue reading How much money should I have saved for retirement?
Question: Are we heading for a recession? Answer: Definitely. A recession is coming. There is a 100% chance that there will be a recession in the future. Unfortunately, there is almost a 0% chance that anyone can accurately tell you when it’s going to start (or end). Unlike in King Belshazzar’s feast, the economy doesn’t…… Continue reading Are we heading for a recession?
If you live in a country that has a Double Tax Treaty with the UK, you can obtain a no tax (NT) code to avoid being taxed on your pension twice.