HMRC's tax debt collection shame

Michelle McGagh
Mans head with a taxes message on a blackboard
Mans head with a taxes message on a blackboard


Hopefully you've never had the misfortune to be chased by a debt collector and hopefully you've also had the good fortune never to need to rely on benefits.

If you're one of these lucky people then you won't know the callous way in which this country's poorest are hounded by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) for mistakes which the government department makes.