Minimum Wage:Written question - 8858

Asked by Jo Stevens
(Cardiff Central)
Asked on: 04 September 2015
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Minimum Wage
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what the level of expenditure was on enforcement of the national minimum wage by HM Revenue and Customs in (a) 2013-14 and (b) 2014-15; and what the final budget is for such expenditure in 2015-16.
Answered by: Nick Boles
Answered on: 14 September 2015

The Government’s budget for HMRC’s enforcement of the National Minimum Wage has been:

(a) 2013-14 – £8.3m

(b) 2014-15 – £9.2m

The budget for 2015-16 was raised to £12.2m, and following an additional £1m announced in the Summer Budget, is now £13.2m.

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