Paul Lewis

Paul Lewis

Best known as the presenter of Money Box and Money Box Live on BBC Radio 4, Paul is an award-winning financial journalist and broadcaster. He is Saga Magazine’s longest serving contributor, having written for and edited its money section since 1984.

Latest Articles from Paul

People who are married or registered civil partners do not have to pay any Inheritance Tax on money or property left to them by their spouse
Money

How much inheritance tax will I pay?

Paul Lewis' guide to calculating how much inheritance tax will be due on your estate.

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Giving money away is the safest way to make a gift to your family
Money

How to give money to your children

Paul Lewis' guide to the tax consequences and pitfalls of giving money away.

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Man working in a garden centre after reaching state pension age
Money

Will pensioners pay National Insurance?

Report says pensioners' exemption from National Insurance needs to be examined.

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Terraced houses
Money

New Stamp Duty rules explained

Buy-to-let landlords and people buying a second property will pay more stamp duty.

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Wedding rings
Money

Are you entitled to marriage allowance?

Millions could get more than £400 from the taxman by making a simple claim.

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State pension maze
Money

The new 'flat-rate' state pension maze

Paul Lewis' guide through the complex new state pension rules.

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Toy houses
Money

Don't get caught by new ‘Right to Rent’ rules

If you let a property or rent out a room you must read this...

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Pot of money to represent savings
Money

The new tax-free savings allowance

We explain the changes to how interest on savings and dividends is taxed.

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Cars in a car park
Motoring

Parking fines: know your rights

Do you REALLY have to pay parking fines on private land and car parks?

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