2012 news

Published on 23 August 2012
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LITRG is supporting the proposal that HMRC should have a statutory power to withdraw a notice to file a self-assessment return.

Published on 22 August 2012
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The tax credits renewals deadline has now passed. But all is not lost if you missed the 31 July deadline, provided you take action quickly.

Published on 2 August 2012
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In commenting on the Department for Work and Pensions’ draft regulations on universal credit, LITRG have warned that many aspects of these regulations require much fur

Published on 16 July 2012
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Campaigners for those on low incomes are calling for an urgent rethink on how small businesses and the self-employed will be dealt with under universal credit.

Published on 20 June 2012
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Employees and pensioners have tax taken off them throughout the year via Pay As You Earn (PAYE).

Published on 19 June 2012
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HMRC are writing to tax credits claimants whose working tax credit (WTC) payments were stopped on 6 April 2012 explaining that they may still be entitled to WTC and th

Published on 25 May 2012
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At the LexisNexis Taxation awards yesterday, LITRG members between them received four awards which must be a record for a small team.

Published on 21 May 2012
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In our submission to the Ministry of Justice, supported by the Chartered Institute of Taxation and TaxAid, we focus on the use of bailiffs by HMRC, and ask whether the

Published on 17 May 2012
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Within the last month, HMRC have introduced extra support for people who need to contact them by telephone or post about their PAYE and self-assessment liabilities fol

Published on 14 May 2012
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HMRC has been attacked for making 5.1 million ‘errors’ in people’s 2011/12 tax.