Can-i-claim-working-tax-credit
Published on 24 August 2018
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Safer Internet Day 2017 – Don't get caught in the phishing net
Published on 23 August 2018
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The LITRG have become aware of a new telephone scam, purporting to be from the police telling the listener that HMRC have taken out a warrant for their arrest.

Do you need help with tax credits? New HMRC web chat service available ©shutterstock/A. and I. Kruk
Published on 22 August 2018
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Paying your tax should be straightforward, but when it comes to a form P800 bill, sometimes it isn’t that easy – even when you have the funds and want to make payment!

Published on 20 August 2018
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HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have been consulting on their draft equality scheme which sets out how they will meet their responsibilities under section 75 of the Nort

moving-claimants-universal-credit
Published on 20 August 2018
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While the LITRG welcomes the opportunity to respond to this consultation, we are disappointed that the DWP has not considered the different options available to move l

Social-security-in-work-poverty-Scotland
Published on 17 August 2018
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In responding to the Social Security Committee of the Scottish Parliament’s inquiry into Social Security and In-work Poverty, LITRG has focused on the particular probl

Published on 9 August 2018
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The LITRG appreciate that the Government have considerable concerns regarding the non-compliance of the rules commonly known as IR35 in the private sector.

Retirement-outcomes-review-FCA-LITRG-response
Published on 7 August 2018
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LITRG has responded to a wide-ranging consultation by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) on the options now available to all those converting their pension pots int

Published on 3 August 2018
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Victoria Todd is the new Head of Team at the influential Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT), replacing Robin Williamson

Pensions freedom – an increase in take up, post-Brexit? ©istock/stocknshares
Published on 2 August 2018
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If you have been put into a workplace pension under the auto enrolment programme, you may have had to pay more into your pension pot from 6 April 2018, which might mea