Tax Rebates & Refunds

Computer error issues wrong tax codes

May 4, 2010
Posted in Income Tax — Written by The Entitlements Agency — Comments (4)

A HMRC computer error has issued thousands of incorrect tax codes to Scottish workers, leaving them seriously out of pocket.
The new computer system sent out the wrong codes and many workers were left with between £120 and £700 LESS in their April pay packet.
The hardest hit were those who were mistakenly put in the higher [...]

£9 billion a year wasted in unnecessary tax payments

March 23, 2010
Posted in Income Tax — Written by The Entitlements Agency — Comments (1)

Did you know that we waste as much as £9 billion a year by paying to much tax?
That’s the startling figure according to unbiased.co.uk.
Common mistakes we make are not checking our tax code, not taking advantage of tax credits and tax reliefs and not utilising the various tax free savings schemes available to us.
For example, [...]