Claire Thackaberry

Claire Thackaberry

Autumn Statement focus on personal tax – Personal tax

Technical Officer, LITRG

Technical
1 August 2018

The LITRG submitted a response to HM Treasury’s call for evidence on how digital technology is changing the way people make payments with a general transition away from cash to using digital payment methods. The call for evidence was very wide-ranging and LITRG only responded to questions which we have experience to answer such as on how the government could reduce tax evasion and the hidden economy.

Technical
1 June 2018

The Welsh Revenue Authority (WRA) recently published its Charter of Standards and Values and their Corporate Plan for 2018-19 . The Charter was subject to a consultation which the Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) responded to .

Technical
1 December 2017

These snacks have confusing recipes

Technical

The CIOT and LITRG have commented on the draft primary legislation published on 31 January 2017.

Technical

Responses by LITRG and ATT on the new trading and property allowances available from 6 April 2017 highlight the need for clear guidance, the difference in treatment of trading income for tax and universal credit purposes and several detailed practical issues.

Technical
1 February 2017

LITRG commented on the consultation about a new postgraduate doctoral loan scheme, highlighting that clarity is needed relating to repayments due via the tax system.