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Published on 24 March 2006
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This further submission to the Select Committee’s inquiry into reform of incapacity benefits and Pathways to Work welcomes the overall intention of the welfare r

Published on 23 March 2006
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A generous Budget for the low-paid with children but no let-up in complexity says the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group

Published on 23 March 2006
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Very often it is the things which are not said during a Budget speech which give the greatest cause for concern.

Published on 16 March 2006
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The Low Incomes Tax reform group welcomes an opportunity of contributing to the debate into local government funding and we have now made two representations to the In

Published on 15 March 2006
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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.

Published on 31 January 2006
submissions

LITRG submitted Supplementary Evidence on the possible options for reforms of childcare element in Working Tax Credit in January 2006

Published on 26 January 2006
submissions

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

Published on 26 January 2006
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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

Published on 23 January 2006
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But is it an improvement?

Published on 16 January 2006
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LITRG has strongly criticised HMRC's practice on collecting tax credit overpayments that are due to official error.