London: +44 (0)20 7236 2601
St Albans: +44 (0)1727 869141
Rickmansworth: +44 (0) 1923 771010
Milton Keynes: +44 (0)1908 605552

HMRC plans to share taxpayers’ data criticised

Perhaps not unsurprisingly, HMRC’s plans to remove legal restrictions and enable it to share general and aggregate information have met with strong criticism.  As well as releasing specific data sets, HMRC is looking to release (anonymised) information for research and analysis purposes and to share information to improve the delivery of public services.

HMRC accept that they will need to set in place comprehensive governance, policies and processes, before any data is shared or published and further are ‘committed to the core principle of taxpayer confidentiality’.

























Date: 19th May, 2014
Author: Cathy Corns


Articles from this Author

Contact Business Service Partners

Choose from the drop down menu below to select a Partner to contact.


Michael Lapham shortlisted in the Money Management Financial Planner Awards 2017…

#Farming trading as a #partnership potential #tax pitfalls and tips @mercerhole Phil Fenn insight @accountancylive



For the latest Mercer & Hole news, visit our LinkedIn page mercer-&-hole

Click here to follow us on LinkedIn