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The CIOT’s view is that the draft legislation goes much further than the policy intention.

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1 March 2017

The CIOT was represented at a recent meeting of the Scottish Government’s Air Departure Tax Stakeholder Forum. This provided an opportunity to learn more about and discuss the Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill, which the Scottish Government published in December 2016.

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1 March 2017

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have consulted on handbook changes relating to the Lifetime ISA. LITRG’s response points out that tax complexities need to be considered by advisers.

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1 March 2017

LITRG responded to the Committee’s inquiry highlighting concerns about the impact of the current structure of universal credit on the self-employed.

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1 March 2017

LITRG responded to a DWP led consultation on exceptions to the limiting of the individual child element of child tax credit and universal credit to a maximum of two children and the Government have now responded.

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1 March 2017

We have continued our engagement with HMRC regarding the proposed changes to the Flat Rate Scheme and submitted our comments and concerns to HMRC.

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1 March 2017

The CIOT responded to the House of Lords call for evidence on the delegation of powers as part of the legislative process, particularly in the context of Brexit.

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1 March 2017

The CIOT welcomes the fact that HMRC have chosen to consult on the future of the advance assurance service prior to making significant changes to the service, but we are concerned that the consultation is not addressing the root causes of why demand for the service is increasing so much.

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1 March 2017

LITRG has responded to the HMRC consultation on draft Finance Bill 2017 clauses in relation to the requirement to correct certain offshore tax non-compliance.

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1 March 2017

LITRG comments on draft proposals to limit VAT zero-rated purchases of motor vehicles by eligible disabled people, to come into effect from 6 April 2017.