Read about Carbon’s support for the Perthshire Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Golf Day in the latest edition of InCommerce Magazine.

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22nd March 2012

Budget 2012

Here is a summary of the measures introduced by George Osborne in the 2012 Budget. Read the full Budget Report here, or visit the HM Treasury Wesbite. 50p Income Tax rate cut to 45p George Osborne confirmed that the 50p … Continued

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6th March 2012

Nell Nelson Talk

We are pleased to announce that cyclist and nutritionist Nell Nelson has agreed to speak at an exclusive event for Carbon. On Wednesday 25th April 2012, Nell Nelson will be speaking to Carbon’s guests at Edinburgh’s Bonham Hotel. The talk … Continued

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We are delighted to announce that Carbon Financial Partners will be supporting the Bill McLaren Foundation Golf Day, which is to be held in May. We recently provided support for the Foundation’s Voice of Rugby Dinner, which has been heralded … Continued

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14th February 2012

reducing the cost of investing

Q. When does the word “total” not mean “total”? A. When used by the fund management industry in the term “Total Expense Ratio” (TER). As an investor in a fund you might reasonably expect the TER to express the entire … Continued

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14th February 2012

Income tax planning

Tax planning for higher earners should be a year round discipline rather than making hasty decisions to beat impending deadlines. An effective rate of income tax of 60% was introduced from the start of the 2010/11 tax year as a … Continued

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The annual amount individuals can invest in pensions and attract tax relief was sharply reduced, in April 2011, from £255,000 to £50,000. However, to help combat this reduction, we are now allowed go back a maximum of three tax years … Continued

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We are pleased to announce that Carbon has made a donation of £500 to Aberlour Child Care Trust. The Directors took the decision to make a donation to a local charity using funds they would otherwise have spent on sending … Continued

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Read all about Carbon’s support for The Bill McLaren Foundation in the most recent edition of Scrum Magazine here >

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