Across government pressure mounts to save costs. And as part of a review of frontline services, HMRC now propose to shorten helpline opening hours.
The new Chancellor today unveiled his Emergency Budget and tried to make the pain of cuts and tax rises as small as possible for those on low incomes.
Disabled people who take up the option of an individual budget which they then choose to spend according to their needs can get caught up in the tax system, for example as employers of their carers
HMRC have been cutting back on their face to face service for several years now with the result that we are left with ever fewer Enquiry Centres.
There are a number of reasons why you might pay too much tax and have to claim a refund.
HMRC’s powers in relation to dealing with mistakes or fraud by taxpayers have been undergoing changes for some time now, many of which are explained in their ‘compliance factsheets’.
Allowing travel expenses against income is a difficult area generally, but particularly for the low-paid due to the interactions of tax, National Insurance, National Minimum Wage and means-tested b
One of the subjects for the negotiations in the coalition talks between the Liberal Democrats and the Conservative party has been an increase in personal allowances for tax purposes.
At the end of 2009, campaigns were launched to save the tax advantages of childcare voucher schemes.
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