2014 news

Published on 23 December 2014
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With the 31st January deadline fast approaching, filing a tax return may not be far away in your thoughts.

Published on 17 December 2014
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HMRC’s telephone lines are often busy and may be more so in the run up to ‘peak’ tax return filing time – 31 January.

Published on 10 December 2014
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Government changes are set to make it easier for employers who pay or reimburse their employees’ expenses, but campaigners for those on low incomes are disappointed th

Published on 10 December 2014
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The draft Finance Bill clauses issued today confirm that the bereavement support payment (BST) which will supplant widowed parent’s allowance from 2016 will be t

Published on 10 December 2014
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Campaigners for those on low incomes have welcomed the Government’s announcement today that carers will no longer face a tax charge on the value of their board a

Published on 10 December 2014
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A new test to be applied to working tax credit (WTC) claimants who are self-employed is potentially discriminatory against disabled claimants, the LITRG has warned.

Published on 8 December 2014
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The Government announced in Autumn Statement 2014, that from April 2015, the Carer’s Allowance earnings limit will increase from £102 to £110 per week, meaning more ca

Published on 8 December 2014
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We reported in September that HMRC are replacing their 0845 Helpline telephone numbers with 03 numbers, which are widely regarded as cheaper for most callers.

Published on 3 December 2014
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Earlier today 3 December 2014 the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, delivered his Autumn Statement to the House of Commons.

Published on 3 December 2014
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The LITRG are disappointed to see nothing in today’s Autumn Statement to help taxpayers, especially the self-employed, to pay their taxes according to a flexible