Hargreaves Lansdown has revealed HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is appealing the ruling of a tax tribunal, which ruled in favour of the platform giant for rewarding loyal clients with a 'discount' tax, and could lead to £15m in charges being returned to 150,000 investors.
In March, Hargreaves Lansdown announced it had won a 'discount tax' challenge against HMRC after it introduced 'loyalty bonuses' - discount provided against the ongoing management charges - for clients...
'Better value for money'
Inflows increased 67% in the quarter
Starting next month
Platform tools fall short
Made an offer last year
Third highest monthly figure since 1993
'Cannot normalise this level of loss'
There is no shortage of IFA firms looking to sell up, writes Daniel Baade. However, the big question is how to finance the acquisition of IFA or wealth management firms...
Supported over Christmas
Plus online scams