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Shortened finance bill is passed by Parliament
Published on 27 April 2017
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The annual Finance Bill, which (among other things) reimposes income tax for the current tax year and enacts certain measures announced at the Budget, is to become an

Published on 27 April 2017
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The LITRG comments on, and offers further exceptions to, the measure that proposes to restrict purchases of zero-rated adapted vehicles to one per eligible person ever

Published on 27 April 2017
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The LITRG expresses concern about the new sweeping powers given to HMRC to make regulations amending and altering swathes of this primary legislation as it does not se

Published on 27 April 2017
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The early clauses of the Bill re-impose income tax for the new tax year and specify the rates at which it is to be charged.

Misleading HMRC phone number – are you due a refund?
Published on 26 April 2017
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The Phone-paid Services Authority (PSA) has issued a fine of £645,000 to a business operating a 09 number HMRC connection service at a cost of £3.60 a minute.

Published on 24 April 2017
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The LITRG has raised serious concerns about the impact on ordinary people of too widely drawn plans to tackle tax avoidance.

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Published on 12 April 2017
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IMPORTANT: PLEASE NOTE THAT MUCH OF THE INFORMATION IN THIS ARTICLE HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED.

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Published on 11 April 2017
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If you have not filed your online self-assessment tax return for the year ended 5 April 2016 then you must do so before the end of the month or risk being charged a da

Published on 10 April 2017
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From 10 April 2017, the earnings threshold for Carer’s Allowance will be increased from £110 to £116 per week.

Tax credit claimants urged to renew by end of the month to keep the payments Shutterstock/Maury75
Published on 7 April 2017
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The LITRG comments on the Treasury Committee Inquiry into the 2017 Spring Budget and Finance Bill with particular reference to the measures affecting those on low inco