When it was first launched in April 2003 it was nothing short of a catastrophe. The computer systems, run by EDS, were dogged by problems from the start as they quickly became overwhelmed by demand.
This led to over 220,000 claims not being processed nearly 10 months after they were submitted, and 400,000 payments being delayed.
But yesterday Primarolo said the tax credits were now reaching over 95% of those expected to benefit, with 264,000 families benefiting from childcare subsidies, compared with 180,000 under the old sytem.
Crowe Clark Whitehill , the top 20 accountancy firm, has announced the promotion of Chris Mould to partner
The latest opinions from Accountancy Age on Making Tax Digital, and outline plans to evolve the UK's corporate governance regime
Five million taxpayers are ow using digital personal tax accounts (PTA) as part of the making tax digital strategy, HMRC said
UK-based non-doms have paid ten times more tax than the average taxpayer, raising concerns over the Brexit impact on non-dom contributions and therefore, the economy