Tags: state pension age

Queen leads the way as new figures show more Brits working beyond retirement

Elizabeth II has last week become the longest reigning British monarch taking the ‘crown’ from her great, great grandmother, Queen Victoria. Despite the historic occasion it was business as usual for the Queen on Wednesday as she visited Tweedbank in Scotland to formally open the £294m Scottish Borders Railway. At the age of 89, the Queen…

Tax reforms high on the agenda

The Government is continuing with its focus of reducing the deficit by announcing a range of tax reforms. After weeks of speculation, George Osborne has confirmed that the 50p additional tax rate will fall to 45p from April 2013. He also declared that the personal tax allowance will increase by a further £1,105 to £9,205…