Administration and effectiveness of HM Revenue and Customs - further information

Report and Government Response

Written evidence

Written evidence from oral witnesses is published with the Report. Additional written evidence is published separately.

Oral evidence

The transcript of these sessions are published with the Report.

Wednesday 19 January 2011 
Witnesses: Simon Boniface, Deputy Group Secretary, Revenue and Customs Group, Public and Commercial Services Union, Peter Lockhart, National Officer, Revenue and Customs Group, Public and Commercial Services Union, Graham Black, President and Terry Cook, former President, Association of Revenue and Customs (ARC)

Tuesday 8 February 2011
Witnesses: Paul Aplin, Chairman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales, Tax Faculty Technical Committee, Chas Roy-Chowdhury, Head of Taxation, Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants, Robin Williamson, Technical Director, Low incomes Tax Reform Group, and Richard Baron, Head of Taxation, Institute of Directors.

Wednesday 16 March 2011
Witnesses: Mike Clasper, Non-executive Chairman, Dame Lesley Strathie, Permanent Secretary and Chief Executive, Dave Hartnett, Permanent Secretary for Tax, Simon Bowles, Chief Finance Officer, HMRC

Wednesday 11 May 2011
Witnesses: Stephen Banyard, Acting Director-General, Personal Tax, HMRC, Phil Pavitt, Chief Information Officer, HMRC, and Mark Holden, Director IMS Change Programme Delivery, HMRC and David Gauke MP, Exchequer Secretary

Wednesday 29 June 2011
Witnesses: Richard Murphy, Taxresearch LLP, and Graham Black, President, Association of Revenue and Customs, Professor Judith Freedman, University of Oxford, and David Sproul, Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte UK

Terms of reference

The terms of reference were published on 27 October 2010.

Terms of reference