2017 news

Published on 27 January 2017
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The LITRG is urging taxpayers who miss the Self-Assessment filing deadline on Tuesday (31 January) but who have a reasonable excuse for the delay, to appeal against penalties for late filing.

Published on 26 January 2017
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The LITRG has questioned the fairness of a government proposal to increase the amount of tax charged to people living in the UK who receive pensions from overseas.

Published on 19 January 2017
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With the Self Assessment online filing deadline fast approaching (31 January), HMRC have put together a series of webinars to guide you through the process and help you understand some common areas of business tax.

Published on 11 January 2017
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The LITRG is urging tax credit claimants who have submitted estimates of their 2015/16 income to confirm or update their estimates by 31 January to ensure they have received and continue to receive the right amount of support.

Published on 9 January 2017
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Paying your Class 2 National Insurance (NI) contributions for 2015/16 early will enable any claim for contributory Employment & Support Allowance (ESA) made in January 2017 to be paid more quickly.

 New LITRG guide to HMRC’s online services
Published on 9 January 2017
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Do you want to know more about HMRC’s online, or ‘digital’ services but need help to understand how to use them? Ever heard of the Government Gateway or GOV.UK Verify but do not really understood what they are? If so, our new guide may be just what you need.

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Published on 3 January 2017
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2016 has been a year of major change for the UK and the UK tax system – Brexit, the change of leadership in Government and the last ever Autumn Statement. While we look forward to what 2017 has to offer, we reflect on our top five news stories of the past year.