General Features

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1 July 2016

The CIOT responded to a Scottish Government consultation on a Scottish replacement to air passenger duty (APD). There is provision for the devolution of APD from April 2018, and the current proposals are for the tax to be reduced by 50% by the end of the current parliament. Although CIOT agrees with many of the administrative proposals, we urge caution to ensure that the policy will meet the government’s objectives

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Inaccurate online guidance may be depriving some couples of this allowance.

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1 June 2016

LITRG has published a guide to help armed forces personnel deal with their tax affairs, supplementing the range of guides already available on its website.

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1 June 2016

In April, representatives of the CIOT and LITRG had an introductory meeting with the new chief executive of Revenue Scotland, Elaine Lorimer.

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1 June 2016

Working Together goes digital. Here’s what’s happening, and how you can be involved.

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1 May 2016

A look at how to use HMRC’s agent account manager service

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LITRG provides an update on the changes to tax credits

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1 May 2016

The OTS becomes a permanent, statutory body

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1 May 2016

CIOT responds to the Treasury Committee’s inquiry