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Adam Thornton, a dad aged 38 has been diagnosed with cancer and refused NHS funding.

A dying dad, aged just 38, is unable to acquire the drugs that could possibly save or double his life expectancy from the UK’s NHS.

This blog provides the background to Adams's thought provoking story and asks "should we as expats consider more carefully the role of critical illness insurance to ensure such funds are available?"

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UK introduces new tax penalties for overseas investors dodging tax liabilities

Britain’s so-called “requirement to correct” (RTC) legislation came into force on 30 September 2018.The new law requires taxpayers to declare any foreign assets that could affect their UK income tax, capital gains tax or inheritance tax.

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Latest longevity figures pose retirement saving problem

Experts have warned of undersaving for retirement as the latest figures predict increasing numbers of newborns will live to 100 years old.

Empty homes tax - a new budjet blow for landlords

Property investors face another hit from the Budget as empty homes could be hit by a 100 per cent council tax premium.

5 common mistakes UK expats make with domicile & tax

British expats still have some crucial misunderstandings about their domicile status and tax position that could leave them and their loved ones financially exposed

Retirement before age 70 'unaffordable' for one in 12

More than half of those planning to retire this year will consider working past the state pension age, with many saying they can not afford to stop work, research from Prudential has suggested.

Gay man wins landmark pension case in UK court

The UK Supreme Court has ruled that same-sex couples have the same rights to pension death benefits as heterosexual couples in a landmark case involving a final salary scheme.

UK Housing Market Headed For Crash Experts Warn

The UK housing market could face a crash to rival the one that buckled the economy in the early 1990s, experts have warned.

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