Corporate report

Annual tax credits report: 2016 to 2017

Annual report from the Commissioners for HMRC to the Treasury on tax credits under section 40 of the Tax Credits Act 2002.



HM Revenue and Customs is required under section 40 of the Tax Credits Act 2002 to provide an annual report to the Treasury on:

  • the number of awards for Child Tax Credit and Working Tax Credit
  • the number of enquiries conducted under section 19
  • the number of penalties imposed under part 1
  • the number of prosecutions and convictions for offences connected with tax credits
Published 31 January 2018