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Published on 5 June 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has highlighted that some people on zero hours contracts will not see the full benefit of any premium added to the National Minimum Wage.

Published on 1 June 2018
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While encouraging taxpayers with small amounts of trading or property income to consider making use of two new allowances, the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is warning taxpayers to be w

Published on 17 May 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) welcomes the publication of the first full annual strategy from Sir David Metcalf, the Director of Labour Market Enforcement – especially his recognition of

Published on 15 May 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has raised serious concerns to the Government over its plans to extend the time limits for raising a tax assessment on offshore investments.

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Published on 15 May 2018
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If you can’t understand what you are being told by HMRC or are struggling to resolve an issue with them, HMRC have a team that is specially trained to deal with vulnerable taxpayers and may be able

Published on 10 May 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed today’s House of Commons Work and Pensions Committee report which makes a number of recommendations on how universal credit could better suppor

Published on 3 May 2018
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A new report highlights how care workers are losing out because of the confusing and unhelpful way in which their working arrangements and low pay interact with tax, welfare and minimum wage rules.

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Published on 2 May 2018
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Tax may have been deducted at source from the interest element of the PPI claim.

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Published on 26 April 2018
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Scammers are cold calling people and leaving messages in which they impersonate HMRC members of staff and tell people they are under investigation for non-payment of taxes.

Finance Bill 2017 draft clauses: Overseas Pensions
Published on 12 April 2018
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Under new legislation called the Requirement to Correct, UK taxpayers have to make sure that they declare all foreign income and gains to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), where there might be UK ta