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Will they raise the base rate?

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

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Originally Posted 2nd July 2007
There’s a hell of a lot of chat about interest rates this week. I’m left undecided as to which way they are going to go, but my best guess is at the bottom. I think there are a lot of factors to take into consideration. Before I go into them though [...]

Should the government do away with Tax relief on Mortgage Interest?

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

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Originally posted 22nd June 2007
Hi,
There was an article in The Times the other day that went on about one of the possible solutions to rising house prices was for the government to take the tax relief away on buy to let properties.
The article went on to say how unfair it was that buy to let [...]

Hips fiasco continues

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

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Originally Posted 15th June 2007
Surprise, surprise there’s a loophole in the government regulations regarding HIPs. This is for the people who are left having to take up a HIPs pack, i.e. 4 bed houses and above.
Obviously every major body is trying to get the government to make a U-turn on this poor idea, but the [...]

Property Is All About The Future, But If You Don’t Make It Through Today Then The Future Is Irrelevant

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

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Originally posted 16th January 2007
I received this email recently and it highlighted something that is all too common in property investing. It happens when you get carried away by the sums of money that you can make in the future that you give no thought to the cashflow problems today.
I cannot stress enough that cashflow [...]

Never Sell a Property and Never Pay Tax

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

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Originally posted 14th January 2007
Hi,
A site member has asked me to comment on an article written by James Bailey – a Chartered Tax Advisor at Property-Tax-Portal http://www.property-tax-portal.co.uk/taxarticle57.shtml
He said that the article covered exactly the strategy of equity release being used as income that I have in place. He thought that James was probably referring to [...]

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