2017 news

Published on 13 November 2017

Taxpayers who were planning to use a personal credit card to pay their 2016/17 tax bill (due by 31 January 2018) will need to pay HMRC early or put alternative payment

Published on 7 November 2017

It is the time of year when many taxpayers in self-assessment start thinking about submitting their tax returns to HMRC.

Published on 3 November 2017

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed today’s announcement by the Government that there will be a one year delay before the removal of Class 2 National

Published on 31 October 2017

Those considering their options under the new pension freedoms have a very wide range of largely unpredictable factors to take into consideration before making a major

Published on 30 October 2017

A new report published today by the Low Incomes Tax Reform Gr

Published on 26 October 2017

Those on low incomes are often on the lookout for a bargain when shopping online.

Published on 23 October 2017

The LITRG is advising people that if they miss the 2016/17 paper tax return deadline of 31 October 2017 they can avoid late filing penalties by submitting their return

Published on 13 October 2017

The LITRG is urging HMRC to be ready to publicise new income allowances when they come into force to prevent confusion as to who is supposed to register for Self-Asses

Published on 12 October 2017

The majority of services in the Personal Tax Account (PTA) will be unavailable this coming weekend (13 to 15 October 2017), while HMRC carries out planned upgrades to

Published on 10 October 2017

Under the new Pay As You Earn (PAYE) ‘dynamic coding’ system, HMRC are now making more frequent changes to tax codes.

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