2015 news

Published on 18 March 2015
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Campaigners for the low paid have welcomed the announcement of the abolition of Class 2 National Insurance contributions (NIC) in today’s Budget, while warning t

Published on 18 March 2015
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The Chancellor has announced today in the Budget that having gone up to £10,600 in the tax year beginning 6 April 2015, the personal allowance will rise again to

Published on 18 March 2015
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The LITRG has cautiously welcomed the announcement that from 6 April 2016, pensioners with annuities will be able to review their pension arrangements by having the op

Published on 18 March 2015
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Digital tax accounts can make complying with tax obligations easier but filling in a paper return must always be an option, say campaigners for those on low incomes.

Published on 18 March 2015
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The Government has decided to go ahead with plans to restrict the availability of travel expense relief to those working under overarching contracts of employment or &

Published on 17 March 2015
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HMRC have recently advised that the 2015/16 version of their free payroll software ‘Basic Payroll Tools’ will need to be downloaded again by most users rather than upd

Published on 11 March 2015
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Penalties now apply to small businesses for late filing of PAYE submissions under the new Real Time Information (RTI) system.

Published on 6 March 2015
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LITRG has welcomed Revenue Scotland’s draft Charter of Standards and Values (Charter) in the group’s recent consultation response to the new Scottish tax a

Published on 5 March 2015
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Hundreds of thousands of couples could miss out on a new tax break for married couples – because it is only being made available to those who apply for it online

Published on 5 March 2015
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Many people lose out because they do not know they can get certain goods and services cheaper if they are 60 or over or have a disability.