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Published on 4 October 2021

The pandemic has seen the government, devolved administrations and local authorities making a huge range of payments to businesses, individuals and families.

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Published on 29 September 2021

In our 2021 Autumn 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

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Published on 24 September 2021

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) welcomes the Government’s announcement today that the roll out of the Making Tax Digital for Income Tax programme1

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Published on 23 September 2021

In April 2021, HMRC made one-off payments of £500 to 1.4 million working households on tax credits.

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Published on 23 September 2021

Since May 2020 there have been five Self Employment Income Support Scheme

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Published on 16 September 2021

LITRG welcomes the opportunity to make a submission to the Scottish Government’s dialogue on a Minimum Income Guarantee (MIG).

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Published on 14 September 2021

HMRC have advised LITRG that they are reviewing the penalty position of taxpayers to whom they issued protective assessments in March 2021 relating to offshore tax lia

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Published on 10 September 2021

LITRG fully supports HMRC’s efforts to take strong action against the promoters of tax avoidance schemes.

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Published on 2 September 2021

LITRG are pleased to respond to HMRC’s recent basis period reform consultation.

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Published on 31 August 2021

From 30 November 2021, HMRC will stop making any payments into Post Office Card Accounts (POCa). This is because their contract with the Post Office is ending.

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