2014 news

Published on 6 August 2014
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The LITRG has criticised the Government’s planned changes to how and when HMRC notify taxpayers if their PAYE tax code changes.

Published on 31 July 2014
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On 1 July 2014, regulations came into effect that allow alternatives to online VAT filing for people in particular circumstances.

Published on 30 July 2014
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Many tax credits claimants have to renew their claim by 31 July.

Published on 29 July 2014
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The Government’s proposal to allow HMRC to bypass the courts in order to collect tax and tax credit debt it assesses to be due would be contrary to the rule of l

Published on 16 July 2014
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Further to HMRC’s warning about scam emails in the run up to the tax credit renewals deadline, LITRG remind those wanting to renew by phone to make sure they are

Published on 11 July 2014
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The National Audit Office (NAO) has again qualified HMRC’s accounts because of the levels of ‘error and fraud’ in tax credits.

Published on 11 July 2014
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In response to a call for evidence by the Labour party, LITRG has warned that government communications going exclusively digital was opening up a gulf between those w

Published on 9 July 2014
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By 31 July most people who receive tax credits must complete and return their renewal forms, either by post, telephone or, for the first time this year, on-line.

Published on 4 July 2014
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Changes to tax-free ISAs, announced by the chancellor in the Budget, came into effect on 1 July 2014.

Published on 3 July 2014
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On 13 September 2013, the First-tier Tribunal released a ground-breaking judgment which found HMRC had acted illegally in serving notice on three of the appellants to