The British Royal Mint is looking to sell more of its gold reserves in the form of gold bars for pension funds for the first time. They are charging 1% to store it and then they want VAT tax on top of it all. They are selling 100 g or 1 kg bars. The problem, of course, is government historically can just arbitrarily change the law and there is nothing you can do about it. They are advising people to place up to 5% of their pension in gold, but this should be tax exempt.
THEN GOV. CHANGES THE LAW AND THERE GOES YOUR GOLD - OH MY, PEOPLE BE CAREFUL.https://www.armstrongeconomics.com/markets-by-sector/precious-metals/gold/british-royal-mint-selling-sorting-gold-for-pensions/