2019 news

Published on 1 November 2019
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The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) recommendation of a new Individual Tax Account1 that combines the features of the current personal tax account and bu

Published on 31 October 2019
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Devolution is making it harder for claimants to understand the benefits system and the Scottish and UK governments need to work harder to ensure people claim what they

Published on 24 October 2019
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is reminding people that there is just a week to go before the 31 October 2019 deadline to file paper tax return forms.

Published on 23 October 2019
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is warning those with outstanding tax credit debts that they risk having the money recouped forcibly from their wages.

Published on 23 October 2019
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How some tax credit debts are collected is changing. This could affect you if you have an ‘old’ outstanding tax credit overpayment.

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Published on 23 October 2019
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One major cause of tax problems for those in employment, is the incorrect completion of the starter checklist – in particular picking the wrong employee statement (A,

Claiming back tax refund
Published on 21 October 2019
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This a common question!

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Published on 15 October 2019
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We regularly receive queries via our websites. We do not give advice, but we try to signpost to sources of further information and support.

Published on 14 October 2019
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed the Government’s acceptance that further improvements are needed to the guidance on GOV.UK to help unrepresented

Published on 11 October 2019
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed the Office of Tax Simplification’s (OTS) Life Events report – especially its recommendation to address an inconsi

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