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08/12/21 Brian Chapman: From London to Bridport and back again

Brian Chapman, a trustee of Tax Help for Older People and supporter of Bridge the Gap, tells us in his own words about his 300-mile cycle in aid of the tax charities. I have been a supporter of the BTG campaign for several years and was delighted to become a trustee of the Tax Help […]

07/12/21 Three-minute interview with Sir Edward Troup

1. Could you tell us a little about yourself? Since I retired from HMRC in 2018 I’ve stayed involved in tax – consulting, commenting, complaining and cajoling others to make things better.  And of course finding time to enjoy myself, travel and volunteer with various charities. I’m currently working with a charity supporting Afghan refugees in […]

26/11/21 Why TaxAid is needed

We put together this collection of stats to explain why TaxAid is needed and the difference that we can make to the lives of vulnerable people.

17/11/21 Supporting learning disabled people with their tax

How people with learning disability or difficulty face the greatest challenges with tax As a charity, we support those who are vulnerable whether as a result of financial poverty or other factors and one of those factors is disability.  Nearly half of all people in poverty are either disabled or live with a disabled person. […]

29/10/21 Tax Community Fundraising Pack

Working under Bridge the Gap, TaxAid and Tax Help for Older People have worked hard to put together our first community fundraising pack. We’re incredibly grateful for the support that we have received from the tax community over the lifespan of both charities. Each year TaxAid and Tax Help for Older People help around 20,000 […]