Published on 11 April 2017

If you have not filed your online self-assessment tax return for the year ended 5 April 2016 then you must do so before the end of the month or risk being charged a da

Published on 10 April 2017

From 10 April 2017, the earnings threshold for Carer’s Allowance will be increased from £110 to £116 per week.

Published on 6 April 2017

The Government must give better and fuller guidance to tax credit and other benefit claimants about the circumstances in which they may still claim the child element o

Published on 5 April 2017

The LITRG welcomes the new property and trading income allowances due to come into effect tomorrow (April 6) but is concerned that people may not find out about or cle

Published on 3 April 2017

On 1 April, National Minimum Wage rates changed; and on 6 April, the new tax year starts.

Published on 30 March 2017

Campaigners have set out an agenda for making the tax system fairer and easier to use for taxpayers on low incomes.

Check your National Insurance record
Published on 29 March 2017

The LITRG is urging self-employed workers with very low profits to check their National Insurance record and make up any deficiencies before voluntary contributions be

Claiming back tax refund
Published on 23 March 2017

You have until 5 April 2017 to claim a tax refund for the 2012/13 tax year – if you miss it then your money will be lost to the government!

Published on 21 March 2017

The Government’s proposed remedy to the disproportionate tax bills that can arise from part surrenders or assignments of life policies is welcome but does not go far e

Published on 20 March 2017

The LITRG is concerned that questions remain about the imminent reduction in the money purchase annual allowance (MPAA) after confirmation in the Budget that it will g