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UK tax returns: almost half a million refund requests sent

Around 460,000 people chased HM Revenue & Customs for refunds on overpaid income tax in the last tax year (2018/19).

The figures, brought to light through a Freedom of Information Request by Royal London, the mutual insurer, highlight the importance of checking annual tax statements.

Budget 2018: Pension, investment and tax predictions

With just a couple of days until chancellor Philip Hammond steps up and delivers the Autumn Budget, speculation is mounting over the contents of his red briefcase.

So below we round up predictions for the world of personal finance, looking at possible changes to pensions, investments and tax.

Pensions