1st October 2019


Chancellor Sajid Javid hints at inheritance tax cut

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSajid Javid: There is a “real issue” with inheritance tax Sajid Javid has hinted he could cut inheritance tax, saying “it’s something that’s on my mind”. Speaking…




House price growth ‘almost ground to a halt’

Image copyright AFP UK house price growth “almost ground to a halt” in September, with property prices 0.2% higher than a year ago, the Nationwide has said. The building society also said that prices fell…


Japan delivers long-delayed consumption tax hike

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Train fares have risen following the tax hike Japan has increased its consumption tax for the first time in five years, bringing the long-delayed policy into effect despite concerns…