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Published on 4 September 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is reminding people who work in the ‘gig economy’ that the 5 October self-assessment registration deadline is approaching fast.

Published on 3 September 2018
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The LITRG is reminding students who have been working over the summer to make sure they have not overpaid tax and, if they have, to claim a refund from HMRC.

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Published on 24 August 2018
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Safer Internet Day 2017 – Don't get caught in the phishing net
Published on 23 August 2018
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The LITRG have become aware of a new telephone scam, purporting to be from the police telling the listener that HMRC have taken out a warrant for their arrest.

Do you need help with tax credits? New HMRC web chat service available ©shutterstock/A. and I. Kruk
Published on 22 August 2018
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Paying your tax should be straightforward, but when it comes to a form P800 bill, sometimes it isn’t that easy – even when you have the funds and want to make payment!

Published on 3 August 2018
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Victoria Todd is the new Head of Team at the influential Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT), replacing Robin Williamson MBE who has retired.

Pensions freedom – an increase in take up, post-Brexit? ©istock/stocknshares
Published on 2 August 2018
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If you have been put into a workplace pension under the auto enrolment programme, you may have had to pay more into your pension pot from 6 April 2018, which might mean you will be taking home less

Published on 2 August 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is urging people to contact HMRC if they have missed the tax credits renewals deadline (31 July).

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Published on 30 July 2018
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If you are already in the self-assessment tax system (i.e.

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Published on 23 July 2018
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We regularly receive queries via our website. We do not give advice, but we try to signpost sources of further information and support.