Press releases


A plan for radical reform of national insurance (NI) has been welcomed by the Chartered Institute of Taxation. The Institute sees the potential for significant simplification of the tax system and encourages the Government to seize the opportunity to make this plan a reality. 

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) has asked the Government to delay changes to national insurance contributions (NICs) for the self-employed to ensure the impact is fair and those affected understand the implications.

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has welcomed the appointment of Edward Troup as Executive Chair of HMRC.

Paul Aplin, a Fellow of both the Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) and Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) has been elected Vice President of the ICAEW.

The Government’s new savings allowance is an excellent idea but needlessly complex in its implementation, the LITRG has said. 

The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) has warned the Government that its rush to hand out hardline penalties in tax avoidance cases may be counterproductive.

Students of the Advanced Diploma in International Taxation (ADIT) will receive their results today (February 4), to mark a record breaking year for the qualification.

The LITRG has backed new legislation to stop workers from facing tax charges on low value benefits they receive from their employers.

The Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) is calling for financial education – including teaching about tax – to be given greater importance in schools.