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, 17 September 2010


"An HMRC spokeswoman told me there "was no IT problem" sending it out but instead a "technical problem" affecting the first batch of a thousand or so emails, which were resent on the day. Please don't ask me what that means."

Source Kevin Reed Accountancy Age


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  1. Probably just a faulty connection. Between the person sending the emails and their keyboard.

  2. Trust me, there was a glitch with the survey software.

    Also, Dame Strathie seemed rather keen to wash over her performance at the Treasury Select Committee both on the intranet and yesterday's staff dial-in (cost circa £5K a time or 16.5 PAYE write off cases). I quote" she ably defended HMRC's reputation and ensured the message that her staff were getting the job done was delivered."

    Lesley. Just. Bloody. Quit. Please. Pretty please.