In this report, we consider and use a range of complementary and supporting evidence, including face-to-face, telephone and online research, to comment on whether gove
The LITRG has called for greater clarity around how couples are dealt with in the tax and tax credits systems.
The LITRG has published a manifesto setting out the agenda the Group would like the next government to pursue for taxpayers on low incomes.
In view of financial pressures on low-paid agency workers, it is unsurprising that they are drawn to ‘umbrella’ arrangements which give them some tax relie
This report specifically highlights areas in which the tax profession, HMRC, the OTS and others, need to work together to ease the tax repayment system for the low-inc
In June 2012 LITRG members carried out a mystery shopping exercise to test how well banks and building societies ensure their non-taxpaying customers can recover the t
The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) published a new report today highlighting the growing problem of ‘digital exclusion’.
In its latest report, LITRG shows how inconsistent is the tax and benefits treatment of volunteers’ expenses, and makes recommendations for a simple and coherent
Government tax rules are hindering good government intentions to help vulnerable and disabled people live independently within the community.
This report by Community Links, Low Incomes Tax Reform Group and Child Poverty Action Group follows a technical and qualitative study of the tax, tax credit and social