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Published on 13 October 2020
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Help-to-Save is a government initiative to help those on lower incomes to save for the future. Regular saving is rewarded with bonuses.

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Published on 13 October 2020
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As the Government’s call for evidence on pensions tax relief administration1 closes this week, the Low Incomes Tax Reform G

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Published on 13 October 2020
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LITRG’s response to this call for evidence details how we think the Government could fulfil its promise that employees enrolled into workplace pensions under automatic

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Published on 8 October 2020
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LITRG has submitted a response to this Scottish Government consultation.

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Published on 8 October 2020
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LITRG and CIOT submitted a joint response to this inquiry published by the Finance Committee of the Senedd Cymru.

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Published on 5 October 2020
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The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has resulted in an unprecedented jobs and income situation.

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Published on 5 October 2020
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This call for evidence, issued by the Cabinet Office, provided an opportunity for LITRG to highlight how HMRC deals with debt (including tax credit debt) and to offer

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Published on 2 October 2020
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On 24 September, the government announced that the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) would be extended again.

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Published on 29 September 2020
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We are regularly contacted by members of the public via these websites with questions about their financial affairs – relating to tax and welfare benefits (including s

Published on 28 September 2020
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LITRG is urging those affected by the loan charge not to leave it until the last minute to try and arrange a payment plan.