The first of two Budgets in 2021 signals larger tax bills in future years.
On 11 March the new Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, presented a postponed Budget, the first of two due this year.
Many couples in long-term relationships maintain independent finances, but typically also operate one or more joint accounts to cover day-to-day bills or for savings. There are a number of benefits and risks to managing money together.
When the current tax year comes to an end so will some valuable tax planning opportunities. Some of these will survive into 2018/19, but many will finish on 5 April – and if you don’t use them, you will lose them.