The tax credit system has attracted heavy criticism since its inception in 2003.
In any new regime of interest and penalties, the key principle is that late payment may lead to an interest charge and late filing may result in a penalty, but in gene
In June, HMRC began consulting on developing a new Charter to replace the old ‘taxpayers’ charters’ formerly published by the Inland Revenue and Cust
From April 2009, when taxpayers find themselves in dispute with HMRC, they will be able to ask HMRC to carry out an “internal review” of their case as a si
The Scottish Government have recently sought views on the possible replacement of council tax by a local income tax.
The Government’s Office for Disability Issues (ODI) has held a consultation on development of the Independent Living Strategy – the initiative to help more
The LITRG's response to the recent HMRC consultation on collection of NICs for the self-employed was submitted on 5 June.
In February, HMRC announced a consultation on changes to the way in which students’ tax is collected under Pay As You Earn (PAYE).
The Commission of the European Union has sought views on what type of goods and services should qualify for a lower rate of VAT, and LITRG has responded.