Tax credits penalties: what happens at the end of a check - WTC7
- HM Revenue & Customs
- Part of:
- HM Revenue and Customs: leaflets, factsheets and booklets and Tax credits
- First published:
- 2 April 2014
- Last updated:
- 6 April 2016, see all updates
A factsheet is about the penalties you may get if your claim for tax credits is not correct.
Ref: WTC7 PDF, 286KB, 2 pages
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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
Updated: 6 April 2016
- Annual updates available for 2016 to 2017 tax year. New version available in Welsh.
- The 2015 to 2016 form has been added to this page.
- First published.