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Contacting HMRC? New extended opening times
Published on 6 February 2017
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HMRC recently announced that they have extended the opening lines on their main telephone helplines and webchat facility.

Press Release: HMRC’s Making Tax Digital concessions no substitute for caution
Published on 31 January 2017
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The LITRG welcomes the very limited concessions announced in the Government’s response today to the consultations on Making Tax Digital (MTD). 

Published on 27 January 2017
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The LITRG is urging taxpayers who miss the Self-Assessment filing deadline on Tuesday (31 January) but who have a reasonable excuse for the delay, to appeal against pe

Published on 26 January 2017
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The LITRG has questioned the fairness of a government proposal to increase the amount of tax charged to people living in the UK who receive pensions from overseas.

Published on 19 January 2017
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With the Self Assessment online filing deadline fast approaching (31 January), HMRC have put together a series of webinars to guide you through the process and help yo

Published on 11 January 2017
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The LITRG is urging tax credit claimants who have submitted estimates of their 2015/16 income to confirm or update their estimates by 31 January to ensure they have re

Published on 9 January 2017
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Paying your Class 2 National Insurance (NI) contributions for 2015/16 early will enable any claim for contributory Employment & Support Allowance (ESA) made in Jan

 New LITRG guide to HMRC’s online services
Published on 9 January 2017
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Do you want to know more about HMRC’s online, or ‘digital’ services but need help to understand how to use them?

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Published on 3 January 2017
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2016 has been a year of major change for the UK and the UK tax system – Brexit, the change of leadership in Government and the last ever Autumn Statement.

Published on 23 December 2016
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In the lead up to the 31 January 2017 Self Assessment tax return deadline, HMRC are providing a variety of digital products to support taxpayers, including webinars, l