Two years ago Government Ministers undertook to take steps to try and ensure that pensioners who were overpaying tax would be helped by the tax authorities.
LITRG submitted Supplementary Evidence on the possible options for reforms of childcare element in Working Tax Credit in January 2006
The influential Treasury Sub-Committee of the House of Commons has started an inquiry into the way in which HM Revenue and Customs has administered the tax credits sys
During February, HMRC plans to write to or telephone selected tax credit claimants to encourage them to report in-year increases in income and other changes in circums
But is it an improvement?
LITRG has strongly criticised HMRC's practice on collecting tax credit overpayments that are due to official error.
The above heading is a valid question after our 91 attempts to speak to an HMRC helpline on which we reported two months ago. Not a happy experience.
In our previous article we discussed the new legislation allowing deferral of your state pension in favour of a lump sum.
In his Pre Budget speech the Chancellor announced a number of measures which will, in time, alleviate some of the harsher edges to the tax credits system, and which, f
Although the Chancellor signalled changes to tax credit overpayments of some significance, when it came to income tax, national insurance and tax credits generally, it