In January 2008 LITRG published Independent Living, Direct Payments and the Tax System looking at the tax treatment of direct payments under the Community Care Act 199
HMRC are now putting the finishing touches to ‘Your Charter’ – a document intended to ensure that people who have dealings with HMRC know what they a
HMRC have sought ideas on how they can work better with ‘tax agents’ to improve the running of the tax system.
LITRG has fully supported the development of a 'Taxpayers’ Charter since the consultation process began.
A recent consultation document from the Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) outlines the Government’s four key aspirations to end child poverty
HMRC are proposing to bring Inheritance Tax record-keeping requirements and time limits for claims and assessments into line with other taxes.
For two years, HMRC have been consulting on modernising their powers on debt collection, investigations, compliance, and charging penalties and interest.
Millions of people in the UK are at risk of being left behind in a world where technology is constantly moving forward, according to recent reports from the Department
In running the tax system HMRC exercise certain general management powers (‘collection and management’) alongside the strict law.
The Department of Health (DH) proposes to give local authorities the power to extend direct payments to those who lack the capacity to consent to their receipt.