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Worried about bills this winter? In Truss’s Titanic economics, only the rich will get a life raft | Frances Ryan
With a national catastrophe looming, the Tory leadership candidates have adopted a muscular ‘anti-welfare’ stance, says Guardian columnist Frances Ryan

Frances Ryan

09, Aug, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Sunak scorns Truss’s claims that tax cuts can avert recession
Tory leadership rivals disagree on how to turn economy around and avoid predicted downturn in Sky news debate

Heather Stewart Political editor

04, Aug, 2022 @10:25 PM

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Can we put up the money for our son to buy a house at auction in his name?
We’re wondering how easy it would be for him to get a mortgage and if there would be tax implications

Virginia Wallis

25, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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Thatcher ministers turn on Liz Truss over tax cut plans
Chris Patten, Norman Lamont and Malcolm Rifkind warn former PM would never have approved borrowing to fund £30bn cuts

Michael Savage

23, Jul, 2022 @7:00 PM

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How much capital gains tax should I pay on a buy-to-let property?
A reader says they bought a property with a friend and then bought out his 50% share

Virginia Wallis

22, Jul, 2022 @6:00 AM

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UK’s outdated property taxes favour the wealthy, says OECD
An increase could mean lower income tax and and also help young people on to the property ladder

Phillip Inman

21, Jul, 2022 @1:38 PM

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Tory candidates' tax cuts: a boost for the wealthy, and a drag for the rest of us | Carys Roberts
Inconveniently, there’s little evidence that the only thing standing between the UK and a thriving economic future is slashing taxes on corporate profits, says Carys Roberts, executive director of the Institute for Public Policy Research

Carys Roberts

19, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Labour challenges Nadhim Zahawi over tax and £26m business loan
Shadow minister Pat McFadden seeks answers about chancellor and offshore family firm, and £26m loan his firm spent on property

Heather Stewart Political editor

18, Jul, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Council tax levy could replace TV licence fee in future funding model
Under the proposal all households would pay for the BBC through their local authority bill

Jim Waterson Media editor

17, Jul, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Tory leadership race live: candidates questioned on tax cuts, net zero and early general election – as it happened
Latest updates: five remaining contenders take part in ITV debate ahead of next round of MP ballots on Monday

Andrew Sparrow (now) and Martin Belam (earlier)

17, Jul, 2022 @8:35 PM

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Eight MPs make it on to first Tory leadership ballot – as it happened
Kemi Badenoch, Suella Braverman, Jeremy Hunt, Penny Mordaunt, Rishi Sunak, Liz Truss, Tom Tugendhat and Nadhim Zahawi garner enough support

Nadeem Badshah (now); Andrew Sparrow (earlier)

12, Jul, 2022 @10:41 PM

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Tory leadership: candidates will need 20 MP backers to enter contest to succeed Boris Johnson – as it happened
Latest updates: nominations open and close on Tuesday, with first round of voting on Wednesday

Tobi Thomas and Andrew Sparrow

11, Jul, 2022 @7:21 PM

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