2006 news

Published on 25 May 2006
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We have highlighted on this website before how difficult it can be to get through to HMRC on one of their Helplines, particularly for tax credits.

Published on 22 May 2006
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Few will have missed the negative press coverage of the Government’s proposals in this year’s Budget to tighten up the inheritance tax rules on trusts.

Published on 28 April 2006
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HMRC’s recent consultation exercise on Modernising powers, deterrents and safeguards fails to reflect wider social and legal developments, whereby individuals ar

Published on 24 April 2006
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For years and years the Cabinet Office has promoted the idea that joined-up government is working.

Published on 10 April 2006
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A year ago we identified the possible downsides of taking childcare vouchers from your employer if you were on a low or modest income.

Published on 6 April 2006
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LITRG, in concert with other bodies, has cautioned the government not to move too quickly in changing the tax law around trusts without considering the wider ramificat

Published on 6 April 2006
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The LITRG has called for the problematic interactions between Council Tax/Council Tax Benefit and Working Tax Credit to be given proper consideration.

Published on 24 March 2006
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This further submission to the Select Committee’s inquiry into reform of incapacity benefits and Pathways to Work gives a welcome to the overall intention of the

Published on 24 March 2006
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According to an article recently published on the BBC Radio 4 Money Box website, if you are in receipt of certain benefits including Child Tax Credit, Working Tax Cred

Published on 23 March 2006
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A generous Budget for the low-paid with children but no let-up in complexity says the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group