2011 news

Published on 2 June 2011
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LITRG has strongly criticised HMRC’s policy of requiring tax credit claimants to attend interviews at enquiry centres if they are unable to answer a series of security

Published on 25 May 2011
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After many years of trying, LITRG has succeeded in getting HMRC to address the question of archaic and offensive language in tax statutes.

Published on 19 May 2011
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HMRC plan to collect more and larger tax debts by getting employers to take them straight out of employees’ wages.

Published on 28 April 2011
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For the last few years we have been warning that if you were on a low or middling income and able to recoup most of your childcare costs through tax credits, it would

Published on 27 April 2011
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Penalties for late self assessment tax returns are changing from 2010/11 – that is, those returns now being issued. But, fear not! The deadlines are not changing.

Published on 21 April 2011
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Within the next few weeks, some 1.8 million tax credits claimants will receive a letter from HMRC (designated TC1015).

Published on 15 April 2011
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Access to Work is a funding programme to assist disabled people in a work environment.

Published on 14 April 2011
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The Budget announced that, from 6 April 2011, one of the HMRC-approved rates for employers to reimburse employees’ business mileage would increase.

Published on 8 April 2011
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LITRG has wanted to do more to support advisers who have to grapple with the “giving” side of HMRC activity, in particular, tax credits and child benefit.

Published on 7 April 2011
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The Child Maintenance and Other Payments Act 2008 heralded changes to child support, yet to come into effect.