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Published on 3 September 2018
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The LITRG is reminding students who have been working over the summer to make sure they have not overpaid tax and, if they have, to claim a refund from HMRC.

Published on 31 August 2018
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LITRG has submitted comments to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in respect of the draft clauses and schedules contained in Finance Bill 2018-19 that concern penalties

Pensions freedom – an increase in take up, post-Brexit? ©istock/stocknshares
Published on 31 August 2018
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The LITRG welcomes the opportunity to continue our input into the Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) work on the outcomes of the pensions freedom reforms and in parti

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Published on 30 August 2018
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LITRG has responded to the Government’s publication of the draft legislation which allows HMRC to raise assessments on matters involving offshore tax which are up to 1

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Published on 24 August 2018
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Safer Internet Day 2017 – Don't get caught in the phishing net
Published on 23 August 2018
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The LITRG have become aware of a new telephone scam, purporting to be from the police telling the listener that HMRC have taken out a warrant for their arrest.

Do you need help with tax credits? New HMRC web chat service available ©shutterstock/A. and I. Kruk
Published on 22 August 2018
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Paying your tax should be straightforward, but when it comes to a form P800 bill, sometimes it isn’t that easy – even when you have the funds and want to make payment!

Published on 20 August 2018
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HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have been consulting on their draft equality scheme which sets out how they will meet their responsibilities under section 75 of the Nort

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Published on 20 August 2018
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While the LITRG welcomes the opportunity to respond to this consultation, we are disappointed that the DWP has not considered the different options available to move l

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Published on 17 August 2018
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In responding to the Social Security Committee of the Scottish Parliament’s inquiry into Social Security and In-work Poverty, LITRG has focused on the particular probl