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Dividends – new tax rules from 1 April 2016

Through the smoke of the March 2016 budget, here is a change which was announced last year.  From 1 April 2016, a new tax will apply to company dividends, with the first £5,000 being tax-free, but above that a 7.5% tax rate will apply for the remainder of the basic-rate tax band.  For higher-rate taxpayers, […]

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