Press Releases • Sep 12, 2018 00:01 BST
Hardworking people on low incomes are set to benefit from a new Government savings account that offers a 50% bonus. Help to Save will reward savers with an extra 50p for every £1 saved, meaning over 4 years a maximum saving of £2,400 would result in an overall bonus of £1,200.
Press Releases • Jul 30, 2018 11:27 BST
A Blackpool shopkeeper, who was jailed for tax fraud after false VAT returns were submitted to HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), has been ordered to repay £250,000.
Press Releases • Jul 25, 2018 14:16 BST
Thousands of parents could be at risk of missing out on hundreds of pounds from their tax credits by accidently reporting their income incorrectly.
Press Releases • Jul 24, 2018 12:12 BST
There’s just one week to go to the 31 July tax credit renewal deadline and HMRC is urging over a million customers yet to renew to do it online today because this is the quickest and easiest way.
Press Releases • Aug 11, 2017 11:27 BST
More than one million tax credit customers completed their renewal using the new online tools ahead of the 31 July deadline for the first time, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) revealed today.
Press Releases • Aug 08, 2017 10:56 BST
As exam results are released in Scotland today, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is reminding parents who receive Child Benefit and Child Tax Credits to inform them of their child’s educational status ahead of 31 August, otherwise payments will stop.
Press Releases • Nov 11, 2016 17:25 GMT
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and Concentrix have agreed to end, with immediate effect, the contract through which Concentrix provided additional capacity to check tax credits claims and reduce error and fraud in the system.
Press Releases • Jun 29, 2016 11:05 BST
Three men have been arrested in connection with an investigation, by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), into a suspected attempt to fraudulently claim £300 million in Research and Development (R&D) tax credits.
Press Releases • Jul 01, 2015 11:00 BST
Fraudsters are targeting tax credits claimants with scam emails, fake websites and text messages in the run-up to the 31 July renewals deadline, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) warned today.
Press Releases • Jun 04, 2015 15:40 BST
A married couple who ran a mini-cab company in North London have been sentenced for stealing £138,000 in Tax Credits, Income Tax and National Insurance and have been ordered to pay back the money within six months.
Press Releases • Jun 04, 2015 12:01 BST
Error and fraud in the tax credits system has been reduced to its lowest level since tax credits were introduced in 2003.
Press Releases • Jun 03, 2015 10:05 BST
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is urging people to renew their tax credits claim online as soon as possible ahead of the deadline in July.