Director General, Tax and Welfare

Beth Russell


Director General, Tax and Welfare

Responsibilities include:

  • ensuring the delivery of HM Treasury’s work programme, in particular supporting the government’s objectives to ensure stable and sustainable tax receipts to fund government spending in the least distortive way
  • leading the Treasury’s relationships with HMRC and DWP and representing the Treasury externally to support effective communication of the government’s tax and welfare plans
  • engaging with stakeholders on tax and welfare proposals

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