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Published on 20 October 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group are pleased to respond to this consultation which sets out the details of the new OECD rules and seeks views on the UK’s proposed

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Published on 15 October 2021
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If you have a new source of income which you need to declare for tax purposes, you may need to notify HMRC by 5 October following the tax year in which the new source

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Published on 8 October 2021
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If you started your own self-employed business during the Coronavirus pandemic and did not have a National Insurance number (NINO) then you may not be properly registe

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Published on 8 October 2021
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  • High income child benefit charge has not been uprated since its introduction and now catches basic rate taxpayers
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Published on 7 October 2021
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Starting a new job can be daunting, especially in sectors where pay, tax or benefits can be more complicated than usual.

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Published on 6 October 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is pleased to have the opportunity to make a Budget Representation 2021 in relation to the loan charge.

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Published on 5 October 2021
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While LITRG is not a disability organisation, some of the green paper is given over to discussing work and we think the tax and related benefits system is capable of i

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Published on 4 October 2021
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The pandemic has seen the government, devolved administrations and local authorities making a huge range of payments to businesses, individuals and families.

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Published on 29 September 2021
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In our 2021 Autumn Budget representation, we repeat our calls for the government to raise the £50,000 threshold for the high income child benefit charge (HICBC) to at

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Published on 24 September 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) welcomes the Government’s announcement today that the roll out of the Making Tax Digital for Income Tax programme1

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