2015 news

Published on 8 July 2015
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group has welcomed the increase, announced today, in the National Minimum Wage (NMW) for the over 25s (the ‘National Living Wage’ (NLW) rate

Published on 8 July 2015
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed the Chancellor’s announcement in today’s Budget that the Government will not tax or means-test disability benefit

Published on 3 July 2015
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The Government announced yesterday that the new Tax-Free Childcare (TFC) scheme, due to start in autumn 2015, will not begin until early 2017.

Published on 30 June 2015
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HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) have announced that they are withdrawing all their 0845 helpline telephone numbers from 30 June 2015.

Published on 25 June 2015
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HMRC are keen to encourage everyone to file their self assessment tax returns online. However, you can choose to send in a paper return if you prefer.

Published on 24 June 2015
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From 6 April 2015, Class 2 National Insurance contributions (NIC) will be collected along with other tax and NIC on 31 January following the end of the tax year unless

Published on 18 June 2015
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LITRG has launched a new section of its website, providing an annotated example to illustrate how you should complete form R40.

Published on 17 June 2015
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Tax advisers have welcomed HMRC’s announcement today of a move to a less rigid approach to penalties for employers who provide PAYE information late.

Published on 16 June 2015
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The new marriage allowance came into effect on 6 April 2015.

Published on 15 June 2015
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If you have taken on a personal carer, recent ‘snippets’ in the news about potentially having to provide them with a workplace pension from June 2015 – and facing fine