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Published on 10 October 2017
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Under the new Pay As You Earn (PAYE) ‘dynamic coding’ system, HMRC are now making more frequent changes to tax codes.

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Published on 9 October 2017
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LITRG are aware that people are still being misled into using call connection or call record services when trying to contact HMRC.

LITRG launch practical help for umbrella company workers
Published on 27 September 2017
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As part of our role within a wider educational charity, for some time now LITRG has wanted to do more to support temporary workers who are having to grapple with worki

Published on 19 September 2017
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Even if the state retirement pension is your only taxable income, you must usually complete a self-assessment tax return if the total amount of pension received in a t

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Published on 19 September 2017
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The LITRG welcomes the opportunity to discuss the eligibility criteria for help with health costs following the introduction of universal credit in Northern Ireland.

Published on 13 September 2017
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is advising self-employed people who started trading in the 2016/17 tax year that they have just weeks left to register for se

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Published on 4 September 2017
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It has come to the LITRG’s attention that guidance on GOV.UK around the availability of a payroll online filing exemption, may be misleading some people into believing

Published on 16 August 2017
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is urging people to contact HMRC urgently if they have missed the tax credits renewals deadline.

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Published on 2 August 2017
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The treatment of cash tips for things like tax and tax credits can be fraught with pitfalls for the unwary.

Published on 21 July 2017
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HMRC’s complaints handling continues to improve, with the number of complaints about HMRC upheld by the Adjudicator falling for the third year in a row.