2020 news

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Published on 14 July 2020

As redundancy becomes all the more common in the current economic landscape, LITRG has published additional guidance for individuals being made redundant by their empl

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Published on 13 July 2020

Losing someone who was helping others during this pandemic must be very difficult.

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Published on 9 July 2020

If you complete a Self Assessment tax return then you may be required to make ‘payments on account’ (advance payments towards your tax liability for the year).

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Published on 8 July 2020

Under an extension to the government’s Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS), some individuals who did not previously qualify for a grant at all may be able to

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Published on 8 July 2020

HMRC have sent out 'notices to file' to people who they believe may have to report and pay the loan charge by the forthcoming 30 September 2020 deadline.

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Published on 7 July 2020

If you have recently used a tax refund company to help claim a one-off refund, the paperwork that you signed may mean that they can continue to collect other tax refun

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Published on 2 July 2020

Flexible furlough is with us.

Published on 1 July 2020

HMRC have written to around one million tax credit claimants after omitting important income figures from their renewal notices.1 LITRG advises all tax cred

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Published on 30 June 2020

HMRC have written to around 1 million tax credit claimants after an error was discovered on the auto-renewal notices sent after 6 April 2020.

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