HMRC Is Shite

HMRC Is Shite
Dedicated to the taxpayers of Britain, and the employees of Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC), who have to endure the monumental shambles that is HMRC.

Friday, 21 July 2017

HMRC Wants People To Report Avoidance


Yesterday HMRC posted a tweet about its fraud hotline, asking people to report evasion and avoidance.

Avoidance, as we all know, is legal. However, HMRC want to mire the term with the illegal activity of evasion.

Oddly enough, after an outburst of piss taking tweets from taxpayers, the HMRC tweet was deleted.


Fortunately someone took a screen shot!

Tax does have to be taxing.

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Thursday, 20 July 2017

IT Exodus From Public Sector



No surprises there then!

Tax does have to be taxing.

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Wednesday, 19 July 2017

HMRC Rip-off Credit Card Fees Banned From 2018




Tax does have to be taxing.

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Tuesday, 18 July 2017

HMRC Blames Fraud Failure On Concentrix


Oh in case you are wondering why HMRC will miss its fraud reduction targets, HMRC are blaming Concentrix.

HMRC's recently published annual report says “loss of additional capacity” in the wake of the failure of its contract with Concentrix meant it would not meet its error and fraud target for 2016-17.

Tax does have to be taxing.

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Monday, 17 July 2017

Error and Fraud Rising Within Tax Credits



"HMRC collected more tax revenue in 2016-17 and improved its service levels for taxpayers. However error and fraud is rising within Tax Credits and HMRC needs to make it easier for claimants to get help. HMRC is part-way through an ambitious programme to bring in digital services and reduce its costs. In doing so HMRC must ensure it maintains adequate services if it is to protect revenue and tackle error and fraud”.

Amyas Morse, head of National Audit Office, 14 July 2017

The Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG) has qualified his regularity audit opinion on the 2016-17 Resource Accounts because of material levels of error and fraud in the payments of Personal Tax Credits.

He has qualified the accounts on these grounds every year since Tax Credits were introduced in 2003-04.

HMRC’s central estimate of error and fraud in 2015-16 (the most recent available) is £1.57 billion of overpayments (5.5% of total spending on Personal Tax Credits) and £0.21 billion of underpayments (0.7% of total spending on Personal Tax Credits). HMRC’s estimated increase in error and fraud within Tax Credits is contrary to the significant reductions achieved in previous years, and the rate is expected to increase further.

Wrt MTD the scale of transformation will be challenging to manage, and the U.K.’s exit from the EU presents an additional challenge (no kidding!).

As for "customer service" the NAO warns that the current approach used by HMRC to measurement could overstate calls handled, and understate the time to answer as experienced by the customer.

Tax does have to be taxing.

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What is Solar Tax Investigation Insurance?

Solar Tax Investigation Insurance is a tax-fee protection service that will pay up to £75,000 towards your accountant's fees in the event of an HM Revenue & Customs full enquiry or dispute.

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Friday, 14 July 2017

Steve Lamey Hits The Headlines

Steve Lamey who held positions of CEO & CIO @HMRCgovuk and who was appointed CEO at SLC on 16 May 2016.
What's going on?

Student Loan Company...

Student Loan Company suspends chief pending investigation https://t.co/UJxWN6H5Ij via @FT //Something doesn't ring true

Tax does have to be taxing.

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Insurance to protect you against the cost of enquiry or dispute with HMRC is available from several sources including Solar Tax Investigation Insurance.

Ken Frost has negotiated a 10% discount on any polices that may suit your needs.

However, neither Ken Frost nor HMRCISSHITE either endorses or recommends their services.

What is Solar Tax Investigation Insurance?

Solar Tax Investigation Insurance is a tax-fee protection service that will pay up to £75,000 towards your accountant's fees in the event of an HM Revenue & Customs full enquiry or dispute.

To find out more, please use this link Solar Tax Investigation Insurance



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