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Published on 11 June 2021

LITRG has responded to the Financial Conduct Authority’s consultation in giving people a stronger nudge towards getting guidance on their pension choices.

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Published on 10 June 2021

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) says this week’s long-awaited announcement of the launch of a Single Enforcement Body (SEB) for employment rights is a step in

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Published on 1 June 2021

We have responded to HMRC’s consultation on clamping down on the promoters of tax avoidance, focussing on their proposals to support taxpayers to steer clear of tax av

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Published on 28 May 2021

The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grants are payments made by the government to eligible unincorporated businesses which have been adversely affected b

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Published on 27 May 2021

Some non-compliant umbrella companies pay workers part of their wages in the form of non-taxable loans, grants, advances etc.

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Published on 25 May 2021

If you have been involved in a loan scheme and receive either a letter from an organisation (or their solicitors) purporting to now

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Published on 20 May 2021

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is adding its voice to growing calls for regulation of umbrella companies, starting with implementing previous proposals.

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Published on 18 May 2021

In the past, the National Insurance Contributions Office (now part of HMRC) used to send out ‘deficiency notices’ telling people about gaps in their National Insurance

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Published on 6 May 2021

Following the March 2021 Budget, the Finance Bill (Finance Bill (No.2) Bill 2021) was introduced into Parliament.

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Published on 30 April 2021

From April 2021, student loan borrowers who received their loans from the Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS), will have be