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What we do

We give independent advice to the government on simplifying the UK tax system. The Office of Tax Simplification is an independent office of HM Treasury.

Who we are

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Our objective

  • reducing tax compliance burdens on both businesses and individual taxpayers

Our responsibilities

  • providing the government with independent advice on where there are areas of complexity in the UK tax system that could be simplified
  • conducting inquiries into complex areas of the tax system, to collect evidence and advise the government on options for reform

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