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Published on 20 July 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is disappointed at a lack of progress towards rectifying an inequality which sees an estimated 1.5 million or more low-income

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Published on 19 July 2021
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On 30 June 2021, the Upper Tribunal decided that HMRC were wrong to use ‘discovery assessments’ to backdate collection of the high income child benefit charge.

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Published on 16 July 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has responded1 to a major HMRC call for evidence on how the tax authority administers the tax system,2 i

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Published on 16 July 2021
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From late July, eligible self-employed individuals or partners in partnerships will be able to claim the fifth Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) Grant.

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Published on 13 July 2021
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LITRG welcome the opportunity to respond to the Timely Payment call for evidence.

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Published on 13 July 2021
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LITRG welcome the opportunity to respond to HMRC’s Tax Administration Framework review call for evidence.

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Published on 12 July 2021
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LITRG submitted evidence to the Work and Pensions Committee review ‘Protecting pension savers: five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings’.

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Published on 6 July 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed a call by the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) for a consultation into who is responsible for the accuracy of t

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Published on 25 June 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is concerned that some people who have used a tax refund company to get a PPI (payment protection insurance) or working from h

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Published on 24 June 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is warning people who have claimed Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grants that this income is taxable and that t

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