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Published on 3 February 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling on HMRC to pause any further action against taxpayers yet to meet their loan charge obligations.

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Published on 2 February 2021
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The Scottish Government has proposed the rates and thresholds for Scottish income tax that will apply to the non-savings and non-dividend income of Scottish taxpayers

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Published on 25 January 2021
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To avoid being overwhelmed by penalty appeals from taxpayers, HMRC have

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Published on 25 January 2021
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Many people will be filing 2019/20 tax returns under Self Assessment and making payments right up to the deadline on 31 January.

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Published on 21 January 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling for the high income child benefit charge (HICBC) threshold to rise to avoid it hitting basic-rate taxpayers for the

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Published on 20 January 2021
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Further to its inquiry into the Finance Bill 2021, the House of Lords Finance Bill Sub-Committee held a short follow-up inquiry into the loan charge to gathe

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Published on 14 January 2021
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In our 2021 Budget representation, we repeat our calls for the government to raise the £50,000 threshold for the high income child benefit charge (HICBC) to at least £

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Published on 11 January 2021
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is urging people to complete their 2019/20 Self Assessment tax return online by the usual deadline of 31 January1 o

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Published on 5 January 2021
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There has been a lot going on around the CJRS recently.

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Published on 22 December 2020
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We have received the following message from HMRC, which we would like to share with you. LITRG provided input during the development of these YouTube videos.