Profits: Taxation

HM Treasury written question – answered on 20th April 2017.

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Photo of Jessica Morden Jessica Morden Opposition Whip (Commons)

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will publish the guidance his Department provides to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on dealing with cases where HMRC receives revenue which is deemed to represent unjust enrichment.

Photo of Jane Ellison Jane Ellison The Financial Secretary to the Treasury

The administration of the tax system, including where appropriate the repayment of tax or duties, is a matter for HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) in accordance with the appropriate statutory provisions. As such HM Treasury has not provided guidance to HMRC on dealing with cases where HMRC receives revenue which some persons may consider to be unjust enrichment.

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