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How to Value Shares and Outperform the Market by Glenn Martin

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19. Taking Advantage of Tax Breaks

Tax, principally Income Tax and Capital Gains Tax, can substantially erode the returns which you make from equity investment, but there are a number of ways in which you can mitigate or avoid tax. This chapter covers the main tax-saving opportunities for investors. These include:

  • Self-Invested Personal Pensions (SIPPs)
  • Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs)
  • aditional voluntary contributions (AVCs)
  • spread betting
  • a range of other tax allowances and planning devices.

The nature of the topic means that only summarised information can be provided here. You should seek professional advice to determine the current figures and tax law, and the applicability of the tax-saving opportunities to your situation. ...

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