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HMRC issue briefings

HMRC publishes issue briefings for external organisations who want to know more about its work. They are also sent to MPs and politicians in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

Issue briefings: 2017

Issue briefings: 2016

Issue briefings: 2015

Issue briefings from HM Revenue and Customs during 2015.

  1. Issue briefing: Scottish Rate of Income Tax

    • Corporate report
  2. Issue briefing: HMRC announces next step in its ten-year modernisation programme

    • Corporate report
  3. Issue briefing: calculating the 2013 to 2014 tax gap

    • Corporate report
  4. Issue Briefing: Direct Recovery of Debts

    • Corporate report
  5. Issue briefing: starting tax rate for savings interest

    • Corporate report
  6. Issue briefing: marriage allowance

    • Corporate report

Issue briefings: 2014

Issue briefings from HM Revenue and Customs during 2014.

  1. Issue briefing: How we're doing: our performance so far this year

    • Corporate report
  2. Issue briefing: tax summaries

    • Corporate report
  3. Issue briefing: Tax avoidance scheme users to make upfront payments

    • Corporate report
  4. Issue briefing: dealing with the tax affairs of wealthy individuals

    • Corporate report
  5. Issue briefing: calculating the 2012 to 2013 tax gap

    • Corporate report
  6. Issue briefing: tax credits renewals

    • Corporate report
  7. Issue briefing: one year on - modernising PAYE with real time information

    • Corporate report
  8. Issue briefing: how we tackle offshore evasion

    • Corporate report
  9. Issue briefing: a new service for those needing the most help

    • Corporate report
  10. Issue briefing: tax credits overpayments (February 2014)

    • Corporate report
  11. Issue briefing: our approach to debt collection

    • Corporate report
  12. Issue briefing: HMRC’s 2013 to 2014 half-yearly performance

    • Corporate report
  13. Issue briefing: tackling tax evasion

    • Corporate report

Issue briefings: 2013

Issue briefings from HM Revenue and Customs during 2013.

  1. Issue briefing: what we are doing about pension liberation

    • Corporate report
  2. Issue briefing: calculating the latest tax gap estimates

    • Corporate report
  3. Issue briefing: High Income Child Benefit Charge

    • Corporate report
  4. Issue briefing: HMRC’s April to June 2013 performance

    • Corporate report
  5. Issue briefing: HMRC’s 2012 to 2013 performance

    • Corporate report
  6. Issue briefing: tackling the hidden economy

    • Corporate report
  7. Issue briefing: helping those who need it most

    • Corporate report
  8. Issue briefing: Real Time Information

    • Guidance
  9. Issue briefing: HMRC's performance between April and December 2012

    • Corporate report
  10. Issue briefing: enforcing the national minimum wage

    • Corporate report
  11. Issue briefing: 2012 update on high income Child Benefit charge

    • Corporate report
  12. Issue briefing: our approach to tax compliance

    • Transparency data
  13. Issue briefing: what HMRC is doing for the environment

    • Corporate report
  14. Issue briefing: PAYE underpayments

    • Policy paper
  15. Issue briefing: Time to Pay

    • Policy paper
  16. Issue briefing: Tax Credits overpayments

    • Policy paper
  17. Issue briefing: managing significant tax disputes

    • Policy paper
  18. Issue briefing: HMRC's 2011 to 2012 performance

    • Policy paper
  19. Issue briefing: Real Time Information for PAYE

    • Policy paper
  20. Issue briefing: our approach to small businesses

    • Policy paper
  21. Issue briefing: PAYE underpayments and overpayments

    • Policy paper
  22. Issue briefing: online security

    • Policy paper
  23. Issue briefing: volunteering and charitable donations

    • Policy paper
  24. Issue briefing: tackling tax avoidance

    • Policy paper
  25. Issue briefing: taxing the profits of multinational companies

    • Policy paper
Published 11 October 2013
Last updated 26 October 2017 + show all updates
  1. Added 'Issue briefing: calculating the 2015 to 2016 tax gap' to the collection
  2. Added "Issue briefing: calculating the 2014 to 2015 tax gap"
  3. Added "Issue briefing: Taxing the profits of companies that are not resident in the UK"
  4. Added "Issue briefing: Scottish Rate of Income Tax"
  5. Added 'Issue briefing: HMRC announces next step in its ten-year modernisation programme'
  6. Removed Direct Recovery of Debts (November 2014) as it has been superseded by the August 2015 publication
  7. Added 'Issue Briefing: Direct Recovery of Debts'
  8. Added Issue briefing: starting tax rate for savings interest
  9. Issue briefing: marriage allowance
  10. Added Issue briefing: Direct Recovery of Debts
  11. Added 'Issue briefing: How we're doing: our performance so far this year'
  12. Added new issue briefing: Taxing multinationals: tackling aggressive tax planning
  13. Added 'Issue briefing: tax summaries'
  14. Added Issue briefing: dealing with the tax affairs of wealthy individuals
  15. Updated to include latest issue briefing "one year on - modernising PAYE with real time information"
  16. Updated to include a new issue briefing on offshore evasion.
  17. Updated to include "Issue briefing: tax credits overpayments (February 2014)"
  18. Added Issue briefing: our approach to debt collection
  19. Pre-fixed all titles consistently with Issue briefing: (title). Added various small changes to style. Reordered dates chronologically.
  20. Added Issue briefing: tackling tax evasion.
  21. First published.