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Published on 5 April 2018
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On 1 April, National Minimum Wage rates will change; and on 6 April, the new tax year starts.

Published on 28 March 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling for more help for the low paid because of the increase in the cost of auto enrolment.

Published on 20 March 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling on couples to declare money held in joint accounts otherwise they might face penalties for non-disclosure, and has

Published on 16 March 2018
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed the Government announcement during a

Published on 13 March 2018
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Campaigners for taxpayers on low incomes have given a cautious welcome to a call for evidence launched today on ways in which online platforms could act as intermediar

Published on 8 March 2018
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The LITRG is calling for a change to planned regulations to prevent carers being disadvantaged in the tax system when supporting adults who self fund their care.

Published on 2 March 2018
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The proposed regulations do not take account of the current ways in which shared lives carers are paid and would involve extensive record keeping and reporting fo

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Published on 2 March 2018
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The LITRG raises concerns about how tax registration checks would fall short of eliminating hidden economy activity as, for example, the proposals will not affect thos

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Published on 28 February 2018
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LITRG welcomes the fact that the proposed model for late payment sanctions will maintain reasonable excuse provisions, and that late payment penalties will not include

Published on 27 February 2018
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The Chartered Institute of Taxation's (CIOT) Fellowship thesis by Kelly Sizer on the problems facing those on low-incomes when trying to navigate savings tax issues an