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Dundee-Scotland
Published on 17 October 2019
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LITRG has submitted comments in response to a call for evidence issued by the Social Security Committee of the Scottish Parliament, which is examining the take-up of b

newborn baby lying inside the infant incubator in hospital
Published on 15 October 2019
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While the LITRG agree that providing additional support for parents by way of statutory neonatal leave and pay is positive, it has not been made clear in this consulta

flexible working for low-paid workers, shift workers
Published on 11 October 2019
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The LITRG has responded to this consultation with some points for BEIS to consider, in terms of how the payment of compensation for cancelled shifts will work for nati

going back to work after an illness or disability
Published on 9 October 2019
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We focus our comments on how Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) should be reformed to better support people with disabilities and long-term health conditions.

child and man dressed the same
Published on 7 October 2019
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The LITRG has responded to this consultation with some thoughts on a number of tax, National Insurance and related welfare benefits issues that we believe need to be a

low-paid-worker
Published on 2 October 2019
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We believe that low-paid and vulnerable employees should be protected through effective state enforcement, but at this time we recommend that the Gangmasters Licensing

Helping-mother-child
Published on 27 September 2019
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The LITRG has responded to the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) proposed guidance for firms on the fair treatment of vulnerable customers and points out the guidanc

Carer-helping-elderly-couple
Published on 9 September 2019
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LITRG's main concern regarding the off-payroll legislation was that business-to-consumer arrangements should be placed outside of the scope of the new rules.

expenses-tax-relief-P87
Published on 4 September 2019
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LITRG has responded to the government’s publication of the draft legislation for changes to capital gains tax (CGT) private residence relief (PRR) from April 2020, inc

universal-credit-job-centre
Published on 30 July 2019
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LITRG highlighted the risks and complexity facing Scottish claimants of welfare benefits, with a particular focus on universal credit.