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    • rasilbasil
    • By rasilbasil 13th Jun 17, 10:10 PM
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    Transfering HTB to Lifetime ISA
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    • 13th Jun 17, 10:10 PM
    Transfering HTB to Lifetime ISA 13th Jun 17 at 10:10 PM
    Hi,
    I opened a Help to Buy ISA last year (July 2016) but due to being a poor mature student I haven't paid in mroe than the £1,600 minimum).

    I'll be 40 in Jan, so the clock is ticking on the Lifetime ISA.

    My question is: If I put the £200 in my account now (to get it over £1,600) will this affect my ability to open a LISA in this tax year?

    Confused.

    TIA
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    • Ed-1
    • By Ed-1 13th Jun 17, 10:30 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 10:30 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 10:30 PM
    Hi,
    I opened a Help to Buy ISA last year (July 2016) but due to being a poor mature student I haven't paid in mroe than the £1,600 minimum).

    I'll be 40 in Jan, so the clock is ticking on the Lifetime ISA.

    My question is: If I put the £200 in my account now (to get it over £1,600) will this affect my ability to open a LISA in this tax year?

    Confused.

    TIA
    Originally posted by rasilbasil
    No - you can pay into both a Help to Buy ISA and a Lifetime ISA in the same year.
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