Government

The list below is a collection of articles that refer to, mention or discuss Government.

Spainish tax overhaul to supplement Rajoy’s re-election plans

As part of the last dramatic reform effort in Prime Minster Mariano Rajoy’s Government, Spain’s tax system is currently facing a sweeping overhaul to further the country’s economic recovery. It comes after a renewed market confidence in Spain’s economy, which has witnessed a substantial increase in foreign investment within the Madrid stock market, and follows … Read more

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70,000 chased by bailiffs over UK’s ‘poll tax mark II’

Up to 70,000 vulnerable individuals – the UK’s poorest who qualify for means-tested council tax benefits – are being pressured by bailiffs over unpaid council taxes after Government cuts. The so-called “new poll tax” has devastated homes across Britain, and new figures reveal the extent of the damage the Government-imposed 10% reduction in funding last … Read more

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Going For Bust Leads To Boom For Japan

Going For Bust Leads To Boom For Japan

The world’s third largest economy is booming and bringing opportunities for investors after decades of poor equity performance, says one leading investment expert. Japan has spent years with a deflating economy but new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe came to office by vowing to bring inflation and prosperity to the country. His fiscal policies were termed … Read more

Pension Liberation And Unlocking FAQ

Financial advisors are cold-calling retirement savers to try to persuade them to access their pensions early through illegal pension liberation and unlocking scams. Now the government is fighting back with a high-profile campaign to warn pension holders about the risks of signing their savings over to unscrupulous hit-and-run fraudsters who will grab up to half … Read more