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Published on 14 January 2004
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HMRC’s latest revision of their Code of Practice (COP) on complaints fails to address the needs of the unrepresented taxpayer or tax credit claimant says LITRG. In June the Revenue published the revised version of COP1, or 'Putting things right. How to complain'.

Published on 14 January 2004
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Pilot projects in the South West and West Midlands, April 2001 to March 2002

Published on 13 January 2004
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LITRG urges tax credit claimants on low incomes, whose payments have been delayed even though they applied in good time, to claim compensation from HMRC, if appropriate, for costs they incurred as a result of the delay.

Published on 13 January 2004
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LITRG has found that during 2003-04 a number of tax credits claims have been dealt with incorrectly where employment had been followed by unemployment.

Published on 13 January 2004
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group's response to Pension Credit: A Consultation paper (November 2000, DSS) - 28 February 2001.

Published on 13 January 2004
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This report published in January 2001 looks at the problems that students face with the current tax system and recommends a set of measures geared towards treating students as a separate category of customer within the Inland Revenue.

Published on 12 January 2004
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LITRG response for the Social Security Committee's Inquiry into Integrated Child Credit - 29 September 2000

Published on 12 January 2004
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LITRG broadly welcome the Government proposals to simplify the taxation of pensions as 'support for tomorrow's pensioners', but question whether they will encourage the low paid to save for their retirement through pensions.

Published on 12 January 2004
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Report published in January 2001 which gives an account of the LITRG's activities since the publication of 'The Taxman's Response' in July 1999 and its aims for the next few years.

Published on 11 January 2004
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This follow up report in July 1999 looks at the actions taken by the Government and Inland Revenue in the light of our recommendations in our earlier report.