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Published on 11 August 2020
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The coronavirus situation may mean that you now face quarantine upon your return to the UK from time spent abroad.

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Published on 5 August 2020
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LITRG has made a submission in response to the call for views published by the Finance and Constitution Committee of the Scottish Parliament in relation to its pre-bud

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Published on 5 August 2020
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New rules mean that UK residents with capital gains tax to pay on the sale of UK residential property have to report and pay this to HMRC within 30 days.

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Published on 3 August 2020
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In the current economic climate, more people may be thinking of starting their own business as a means of making some extra cash, either as a primary or seco

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Published on 28 July 2020
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Some people may be in 'false self-employment' – that is, being treated as self-employed when they are not. A court has rec

Published on 22 July 2020
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HMRC has announced1 that, from April 2023, self-employed businesses and landlords with turnover above £10,000 per year will be required to keep digital reco

Published on 22 July 2020
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HMRC has released an ambitious ten year plan for modernising the tax system1, capitalising on the opportunities provided by technological advancement.

Published on 21 July 2020
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) welcomes today’s Public Accounts Committee report on the management of tax reliefs1 which

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Published on 20 July 2020
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If you have been instructed by your employer to cease all work, and your period of inactivity lasted for at least 21 days, then it is our understanding that if this wa