2021 news

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Published on 11 June 2021

Think of taking money out of your pension? Watch out for possible traps, including unexpected tax charges and limiting future pension contributions.

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Published on 10 June 2021

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) says this week’s long-awaited announcement of the launch of a Single Enforcement Body (SEB) for employment rights is a step in

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Published on 28 May 2021

The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grants are payments made by the government to eligible unincorporated businesses which have been adversely affected b

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Published on 27 May 2021

Some non-compliant umbrella companies pay workers part of their wages in the form of non-taxable loans, grants, advances etc.

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Published on 25 May 2021

If you have been involved in a loan scheme and receive either a letter from an organisation (or their solicitors) purporting to now

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Published on 20 May 2021

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is adding its voice to growing calls for regulation of umbrella companies, starting with implementing previous proposals.

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Published on 18 May 2021

In the past, the National Insurance Contributions Office (now part of HMRC) used to send out ‘deficiency notices’ telling people about gaps in their National Insurance

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Published on 30 April 2021

From April 2021, student loan borrowers who received their loans from the Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS), will have be

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Published on 29 April 2021

Since April 2018, there have been five rates and bands of Scottish income tax.

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Published on 23 April 2021

It is welcome news to many self-employed people and partners in trading partnerships that the fourth Self-Employment Income Support Scheme grant (SEISS 4) claim proces

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