Latest news

Illustration of a press release on a computer
Published on 20 May 2021

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is adding its voice to growing calls for regulation of umbrella companies, starting with implementing previous proposals.

Illustration of a laptop computer with a document on the screen and a tick
Published on 18 May 2021

In the past, the National Insurance Contributions Office (now part of HMRC) used to send out ‘deficiency notices’ telling people about gaps in their National Insurance

Illustration of coins, clipboard, magnifying glass and a calculator
Published on 6 May 2021

Following the March 2021 Budget, the Finance Bill (Finance Bill (No.2) Bill 2021) was introduced into Parliament.

Illustration of students books and money
Published on 30 April 2021

From April 2021, student loan borrowers who received their loans from the Student Award Agency for Scotland (SAAS), will have be

Illustration of Scotland covered by the Scottish flag
Published on 29 April 2021

Since April 2018, there have been five rates and bands of Scottish income tax.

Illustration of a June 1 calendar page
Published on 23 April 2021

It is welcome news to many self-employed people and partners in trading partnerships that the fourth Self-Employment Income Support Scheme grant (SEISS 4) claim proces

Illustration of people standing in the shape of a question mark
Published on 22 April 2021

During April 2021, HMRC are making one-off payments of £500 to certain working households on tax credits.

Illustration of a man holding coins looking puzzled and a woman standing on top of a pile of coins
Published on 19 April 2021

From 1 April 2021, the minimum wage rates went up. Also, if you are aged 23 or over, you are now entitled to the highest rate – the national living wage.

Illustration of hands reaching for a rubber ring surrounded by tax debt notices
Published on 12 April 2021

HMRC have published a new video explaining the help t

Submission Increasing the normal minimum pension age consultation on implementation
Published on 12 April 2021

The normal minimum pension age is the earliest point at which most people can access their pensions without incurring an unauthorised payment tax charge.

Tax guides