Robin Williamson, the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group’s Technical Director, considers the latest position regarding disabled trusts as a result of the Government’s propos
Robin Williamson, the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group’s Technical Director, considers the report of the Treasury Sub-Committee on the administration of tax credits
Starting this month (July) HMRC are trying out new methods of approaching taxpayers who HMRC think might not be doing everything right in relation to their tax affairs
Statistics published in May have confirmed that the level of tax credit overpayments in 2004-05, the second year of the system’s operation, has fallen not far sh
Even after intense lobbying by a group including several mental health charities, and a debate in the House of Commons, the Government’s proposals on the taxation of t
LITRG has highlighted concerns in our response to government that the proposals to move to greater online filing of tax returns and separate, earlier, filing dates for
The Treasury Sub-Committee of MPs, in their report on the administration of tax credits, have adopted one of LITRG’s main recommendations to achieve greater fair
We have highlighted on this website before how difficult it can be to get through to HMRC on one of their Helplines, particularly for tax credits.
Few will have missed the negative press coverage of the Government’s proposals in this year’s Budget to tighten up the inheritance tax rules on trusts.
HMRC’s recent consultation exercise on Modernising powers, deterrents and safeguards fails to reflect wider social and legal developments, whereby individuals ar