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Published on 9 February 2004
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Just before the start of the new tax year in April, the Revenue will send many pensioners a new tax code. Always check this code for errors. Here are some areas where things can go astray.

Published on 4 February 2004
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Recent figures suggest that those who are claiming compensation for errors or delays in handling their tax credit claims are receiving much less than they are entitled to. The number of claims is also surprisingly low. The LITRG asks whether the Revenue are following their own policy in assessing the amounts of compensation they pay.

Published on 3 February 2004
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The approach of the Revenue departments to their disabled customers has not kept pace with advances in the law on disability, the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group has found. In its latest Report, the Group identifies areas where these departments' policy and practice on disability issues could become more coherent, and makes recommendations for change.

Published on 20 January 2004
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Response by LITRG to Technical Paper issued by the Inland Revenue in April 2003

Published on 17 January 2004
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group's (LITRG) comments on HM Treasury’s and the Inland Revenue’s consultation document ‘Simplifying the taxation of pensions: increasing choice and flexibility for all’ (December 2002) (‘the Green Paper’).

Published on 16 January 2004
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Memorandum submitted by the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation to the Sub-committee's deliberations on Self-assessment.

Published on 15 January 2004
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Report of the Review of Tribunals

Published on 15 January 2004
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) have published a report - 'Disability in Tax and Related Benefits: The Case for a Modern and Coherent Approach' . The report looks at how the system of tax and tax related benefits impacts upon people with disabilities.

Published on 15 January 2004
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A simple measure, which would have prevented many low-income pensioners from overpaying tax unnecessarily on their pensions, has been postponed by Gordon Brown in order to save costs for the life industry, reports the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG).

Published on 14 January 2004
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LITRG's response to the Inland Revenue's July 2001 consultative document 'New Tax Credits: Supporting families, making work pay and tackling poverty' - 12 October 2001.