Welfare Tax Credits: Overpayments

Treasury written question – answered on 27th March 2007.

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Photo of David Gauke David Gauke Conservative, South West Hertfordshire

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer

(1) what assessment he has made of the contribution of official error in determining the level of write-offs of disputed overpayments of tax credits in 2005-06 and 2006-07;

(2) what assessment he has made of the reasons for the difference in the amounts written off for disputed overpayments of tax credits in 2006-07 as compared to 2005-06.

Photo of Dawn Primarolo Dawn Primarolo Paymaster General (HM Treasury)

I refer the hon. Gentleman to the oral evidence given before the Treasury Committee on 14 March 2007.

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