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Published on 12 November 2020
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LITRG is disappointed that the Office of Tax Simplification’s (OTS) 135-page review of the capital gains tax (CGT) regime and its recommendations fail to acknowledge f

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Published on 12 November 2020
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30 September was the deadline by which those affected by the loan charge had to either agree a settlement with HMRC or report the loan charge on their tax return and p

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Published on 10 November 2020
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Given the rise of remote working, you might be thinking of working for your UK employer while overseas – for example, if you are a migrant worker temporarily returning

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Published on 29 October 2020
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HMRC have announced they are extending special tax credit rules for people whose working hours change temporarily due to coronavirus.

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Published on 26 October 2020
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Limited companies are cheap and easy to set up. But working through your own limited company is very different from being an employee or self-employed.

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Published on 23 October 2020
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LITRG has responded to the Office of Tax Simplification’s call for evidence for its review into Capital Gains Tax (CGT).

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Published on 21 October 2020
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If you are late paying your tax bill, HMRC usually charge you interest.

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Published on 20 October 2020
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) suggests the Government looks to make the £500 Test and Trace support lump sum payments free from income tax.

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Published on 19 October 2020
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LITRG and CIOT submitted a joint response to this Welsh Government consultation, which looked at how legislative changes should be made to Welsh devolved taxes in cert

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Published on 19 October 2020
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The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is concerned to learn of several issues, including some originating from HMRC, that meant people who were trying to agree loan