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Tax credits penalties: what happens at the end of a check - WTC7

This factsheet is about the penalties you may get if your claim for tax credits isn't correct.

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Tax credits penalties: what happens at the end of a check - WTC7

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This factsheet is for anyone who may be charged a penalty after we have made a check on their tax credits claim. It does not tell you everything about penalties, but it does tell you what is likely to happen and what you can do if we charge you a penalty.

Published 2 April 2014
Last updated 23 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. The 2018 to 2019 version of this form has been published.
  2. The 2017 to 2018 version of this form has been published.
  3. Annual updates available for 2016 to 2017 tax year. New version available in Welsh.
  4. The 2015 to 2016 form has been added to this page.
  5. First published.