Welfare Tax Credits: Fraud

Treasury written question – answered on 15th May 2008.

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Photo of John Spellar John Spellar Labour, Warley

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 25 April 2008, Official Report, column 2313W, on welfare tax credits, when David Wilshaw and Nancy Stevenson first made a fraudulent tax credit claim; and when fraud was first detected in any of their claims.

Photo of Jane Kennedy Jane Kennedy Financial Secretary, HM Treasury

I refer the hon. Gentleman to the Press Notice issued by HM Revenue and Customs on 10 April and available at:

http://nds.coi.gov.uk/content/detail.asp?ReleaseID=365227&NewsAreaID=139&NavigatedFromSearch=True

Information not included in the Press Notice or disclosed in Court remains confidential.

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