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Published on 24 April 2017
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The LITRG has raised serious concerns about the impact on ordinary people of too widely drawn plans to tackle tax avoidance.

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Published on 12 April 2017
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Pensioners who have to complete a tax return solely because their state pension exceeds their personal allowance may no longer have to do so because of a new system th

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Published on 11 April 2017
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If you have not filed your online self-assessment tax return for the year ended 5 April 2016 then you must do so before the end of the month or risk being charged a da

Published on 10 April 2017
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From 10 April 2017, the earnings threshold for Carer’s Allowance will be increased from £110 to £116 per week.

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Published on 6 April 2017
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The Government must give better and fuller guidance to tax credit and other benefit claimants about the circumstances in which they may still claim the child element o

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Published on 5 April 2017
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The LITRG welcomes the new property and trading income allowances due to come into effect tomorrow (April 6) but is concerned that people may not find out about or cle

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Published on 3 April 2017
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On 1 April, National Minimum Wage rates changed; and on 6 April, the new tax year starts.

Published on 30 March 2017
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The LITRG has published an agenda for making the tax system fairer and easier to use for taxpayers on low incomes.

Published on 30 March 2017
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Campaigners have set out an agenda for making the tax system fairer and easier to use for taxpayers on low incomes.

Check your National Insurance record
Published on 29 March 2017
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The LITRG is urging self-employed workers with very low profits to check their National Insurance record and make up any deficiencies before voluntary contributions be