Taxman collects £238m extra because of tax code errors

HM Revenue and Customs raked in an extra £238m because of tax code errors.

The taxman’s PAYE system has suffered teething problems since it was

UHY Hacker Young said that the system has led to an increase in wrong PAYE
codes issued to taxpayers, and said the overcharging was ‘unacceptable’,
according to the

However, the amount overcharged is a fraction of the £250bn the taxman
collects annually through PAYE.

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