Everyone hopes to maintain the same standard of living in retirement as they presently enjoy while working, but to achieve this requires considerable forward planning.
If you are in business, the first thing you need to consider is your exit strategy. Will you withdraw from the business, leaving it for the next generation, or will you hope to sell the business? If you intend to hand the business over, do you have a workable succession plan? If you intend to sell, how will you value the business, find a suitable buyer, etc.? Are you aware of all the tax implications of the timing of disposals?
Have you made adequate pension provision? Are you aware of all the pension possibilities open to business owners and directors? Are you making full use of all your allowances?
We are not financial advisers and so cannot give investment advice. We can, however, advise on:
We can help you understand and navigate your way through the tax complexities of retiring
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