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Published on 3 July 2018
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If you are on Universal Credit (UC) and incur expenses as part of your job, then make sure you tell your work coach or case manager about them, as they could reduce yo

Tax-abuse-insolvency
Published on 3 July 2018
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In principle, we agree there is a problem with the insolvency regime being used to avoid or evade tax liabilities, including through the use of phoenixism.

Published on 29 June 2018
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The Scottish Government are holding a series of roadshows across Scotland in July and August to raise awareness of the new Carer’s Allowance Supplement.

HMRC-online-services
Published on 18 June 2018
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To help HMRC improve their existing online services and develop new ones, they regularly invite members of the public to help them.

Published on 18 June 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has sounded a note of caution on any reduction of the VAT threshold in the near future.

Published on 14 June 2018
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LITRG recently responded to HM Treasury’s consultation document exploring the possibility of extending tax relief for the cost of training by employees and the self-em

Treasury-sub-commitee-dispute-resolution-tax-enquiries
Published on 13 June 2018
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The LITRG raises concerns about the number of dispute cases reaching the Tribunal which ought never to have been escalated in the first place.

Published on 12 June 2018
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As part of the Treasury Committee’s inquiry into VAT and Brexit, LITRG has urged the Government to reconsider its previous recommendations for VAT reform for disabled

Published on 12 June 2018
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As there are so many fundamental changes on the horizon for small businesses to get to grips with in the next few years, such as Brexit and HMRC’s Making Tax Digital p

Press Release: Flaws in the Government’s strategy to tighten pension rules
Published on 12 June 2018
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The LITRG believes that in order to increase trust in pensions and consequently take-up, there must be clarity and reassurance that contributions and investments are i