In today’s Press & Journal, Carbon’s investment director, Barry O’Neill, issues some timely advice for anyone feeling nervous about their tax planning in the wake of the Panama Papers and the pressure put on David Cameron to reveal details of … Continued

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Award winning Carbon Financial Partners is recruiting more good people to serve an increasing number of clients. Carbon is looking for experienced and dedicated customer services support personnel to strengthen our existing team.   Duties include meeting and greeting clients, preparing … Continued

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Now it’s back to work for Richie and this week sees him in Spain for the Open de España at Valderrama.   Since my last blog I’m delighted to say that Angela and I are now proud parents, with the … Continued

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In Monday’s Press & Journal, Carbon’s Investment Director, Barry O’Neill, explores the new Lifetime Isa, or Lisa as it is to be known when it becomes available from April 6th 2017. Barry explains that the Lisa combines elements of an individual … Continued

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From 6 April 2016, the maximum annual tax-relievable pension contribution will reduce for those with ‘income’ (see below for definition) of over £150,000. The standard £40,000 allowance will reduce by £1 for every £2 over the £150,000 to a minimum … Continued

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In today’s Press & Journal, Carbon financial planner, Richard Wadsworth issues a cautionary note to everyone with a salary-related pension scheme. Richard points out that most pension schemes don’t have adequate funding to pay out to all members at the same time. … Continued

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Yesterday’s Budget didn’t deliver many surprises for our clients, but there were some important points worth noting. Pensions Ahead of the Budget there had been lots of rumours about an announcement of significant pension changes.  In the end, there weren’t … Continued

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Carbon Financial Partners was delighted to sponsor The Voice of Rugby Dinner in aid of The Bill McLaren Foundation at Prestonfield House Hotel in Edinburgh again on Friday, 11th March. This was the sixth Voice of Rugby Dinner that the … Continued

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In today’s Press & Journal, Carbon’s Investment Director, Barry O’Neill,  writes about a slightly different topic from the normal investment and pensions subject matter.  Nonetheless, his article is equally important, and in many ways, closely related to your own financial future. … Continued

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6th March 2016

Carbon Copy: March 2016

Our first Carbon newsletter of 2016 is now available.  In the spring edition, Carbon’s Managing Director, Gordon Wilson, comments on the exciting sponsorship deal with European Tour Professional, Richie Ramsay.  We were excited to announce recently that Richie will be … Continued

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