Revenue and Customs: Length of Service:Written question - 134130

(Oxford East)

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Asked on: 23 March 2018
Revenue and Customs: Length of Service
To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many permanent HMRC staff in post at the end of financial year 2014-15 had worked for that organisation for (a) under five years, (b) five to nine years, (c) 10 to 19 years and (d) more than 19 years.
Answered by: Mel Stride
Answered on: 28 March 2018

The number of people employed by HMRC for the year ending 31 March 2015 was 65,348. This figure is broken down by how long people have been employed in the Civil Service (not specifically HMRC) as follows:

a) Under 5 years: 4,914 b) 5 – 9 years: 6,077 c) 10 – 19 years: 21,525 d) 19+ years: 32,832

The information is provided in this format to accurately reflect the length of service for employees who belonged to legacy departments, for example Inland Revenue, Customs & Excise and Contributions Agency as well as other Government Departments.

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