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Published on 30 October 2017
reports

In this report, we summarise the main shortcomings of the current universal credit system in respect of the self-employed and propose what we believe to be a workable

Shopping-online-tax-charges
Published on 26 October 2017
news

Those on low incomes are often on the lookout for a bargain when shopping online.

Finance-Bill-2017-LITRG-submissions
Published on 24 October 2017
submissions

Attached are the submissions produced by LITRG on the current Finance Bill.

Published on 23 October 2017
news

The LITRG is advising people that if they miss the 2016/17 paper tax return deadline of 31 October 2017 they can avoid late filing penalties by submitting their return

Published on 20 October 2017
submissions

The LITRG welcomes the opportunity to respond to this consultation on the barriers to returning to work after time out for caring.

Help-to-Save-accounts
Published on 19 October 2017
submissions

The LITRG urge caution in the selling of Help to Save as a scheme only targeted at people on the lowest incomes as many people higher up the income scale who have prop

Published on 13 October 2017
news

The LITRG is urging HMRC to be ready to publicise new income allowances when they come into force to prevent confusion as to who is supposed to register for Self-Asses

Published on 12 October 2017
news

The majority of services in the Personal Tax Account (PTA) will be unavailable this coming weekend (13 to 15 October 2017), while HMRC carries out planned upgrades to

Published on 10 October 2017
submissions

The LITRG has recently responded to the Director of Labour Market Enforcement’s consultation document on his 2018/19 strategy, welcoming the Director's arriv

HMRC-dynamic-coding-PAYE-tax
Published on 10 October 2017
news

Under the new Pay As You Earn (PAYE) ‘dynamic coding’ system, HMRC are now making more frequent changes to tax codes.