High earners can feel hemmed in by continued tax raids to pension savings, but by thinking outside the box they can find ample tax-efficient routes maximise their retirement savings.
Tax hikes and rising inflation bode ill for the wealthy in what many are predicting will be a “winter of discontent”, and possibly several worrying seasons after too.
Pension shortfalls and rising private school fees top our users’ concerns as autumn begins.
Efficient retirement savings routes continue to be front of mind, along with ways to inflation-proof portfolios and reduce Inheritance Tax liabilities.
The hunt for yield has become even more urgent amid continued dividend cuts and talk of negative interest rates, and all the while the spectre of several tax hikes looms.
Pension dilemmas often bring clients through wealth managers’ doors, but these invariably uncover other areas in need of investments and financial planning.