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Autif issues tax guide for unit trust investors

Autif has issued its 1999 tax factsheet to help unit trust investors complete this year&#39s tax returns.

The updated guide, Unit Trusts and Tax – Completing your tax return,

provides information on three types of income from UK authorised unit

trusts and Peps. These are the interest, dividend and foreign income


Autif public relations manager Clare Arber says: &#34This is popular every

year, because it makes life easier for people. We also run a unit

trust info helpline, which receives around 30,000 calls every year. Now is

our busiest time, and more so this year with PEPs changing to Isas.&#34

The factsheet can be obtained from AUTIF on 0171 831 0898.


Proshare appoints new chief executive

ProShare has appointed Tony Hobman as its chief executive replacing Gill Nott.Hobman was previously head of private investor services where he oversaw an increase in investor clubs nationwide from 250 to 3,500.Chairman Geoffrey Maddrell says: &#34Tony has a thorough knowledge of ProShare and its aims and has been a key player in the financial services […]

Britannic launches ISA range

Britannic Assurance has launched a full Isa range including cash, insurance and equity options.The cash option, a mini Isa, has an initial deposit of £1,000 with further deposits of £250.The insurance option is a with-profits fund, with an initial investment of £1,000 or monthly contributions of at least £50. Additional lump sum investments must be […]


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