Press releases

 


The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has warned that HMRC's customer service standards, which have recently been heavily criticised, must not be allowed to decline further as HMRC seeks to transform itself into one of the most digitally advanced tax administrations in the world.

Commenting on the Government's announcement today of the level of the Apprenticeship Levy, John Cullinane, Tax Policy Director of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, said:

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has welcomed the Chancellor's announcement in today's Autumn Statement that the Government will not go ahead with the changes to the tax credit taper rate and thresholds from April 2016. However, other tax credit changes will go ahead and these need to be fully communicated to claimants well ahead of their introduction.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has backed the idea of a single climate tax on businesses as long as it comes after an environmental tax framework similar to the business tax road map.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) have said a planned restructuring of HMRC must not adversely impact the service that it gives to the public.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) launched the much anticipated ACA CTA Joint Programme Owner-Managed or Private Businesses (OMB) specialism today.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has urged HMRC to use a critical report by a cross party Parliamentary committee to toughen its resolve to move to a more systemic and consistent way to collect taxes in the long-term.

 

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling on HMRC not to pursue non-tax paying people for any tax due on donations they make under Gift Aid, saying it is fairer that reimbursements should come from the charity.

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling on HMRC not to pursue non-tax paying people for any tax due on donations they make under Gift Aid, saying it is fairer that reimbursements should come from the charity.

AAG Response to the publication of the UK’s national risk assessment of money laundering and terrorist financing.