Gifts and exemptions from Inheritance Tax
Making a gift while you're still alive is one way of estate and tax planning so there's less Inheritance Tax (IHT) when you die. Learn more about this subject
If I Reinvest My Dividends, Are They Still Taxable?
If you reinvest your dividends, you still pay taxes as though you received the cash. Stock dividends are generally not taxable until the stock is sold.
Income tax on savings and investments - Which?
Which? gives you all the info you need to calculate tax on savings and investments, and shows you which products are completely tax free.
Dividends can be a great way to generate a regular income from your investments. But, as with any income, you may have to pay tax. Find out how to calculate dividend tax in 2019-20 and 2020-21.
Ask an expert: are savings and dividends taxable? – Which? News
Which? Money experts explain what the new self-assessment tax rules could mean for money earned on savings interest and dividends
New savings and dividend tax rules – the essential guide
The announcements in 2015 of a new ‘personal savings allowance’ and ‘dividend allowance’ sounded straightforward enough. We were told that from 6 April 2016, people would be able to have tax-free savings income of £1,000 (or £500 for higher rate taxpayers) and tax-free dividends of £5,000. The former is a welcome change for some low-income savers; the latter makes no difference at all for those with small amounts of dividends but can mean an extra charge where dividend income is over £5,000…