When activating 2-Step Verification, HMRC
will send an access code via SMS to the customers' nominated mobile phone number, which the customer will need to complete the set-up.
You are not in a tax mess, this is a scam and even if you had a problem, HMRC
does not contact people like this.
SAYS: "We are aware some taxpayers receive telephone calls claiming to be from HMRC
requesting personal information and/or bank account details, to receive tax refunds, or to demand money for unpaid tax.
Ronnie explains, "HMRC
spoofed messages have been circulating for a number of years....
More than 100 HMRC
offices are due to be replaced with 13 regional bases.
Homer joined HMRC
in January 2012 and has led the organisation through a number of performance improvements including the reduction of the tax gap and tax credits error and fraud; a new governance structure for assuring tax settlements; a transformation programme to digitise services for customers; and two Spending Reviews.
can now issue demands for payment of disputed tax in certain circumstances before enquiries are resolved with no right of appeal.
The first phase is the voluntary disclosure window, which involves notifying HMRC
of an intention to disclose an under-declaration, followed by the submission of the quantified disclosure and payment.
Chair of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Margaret Hodge says HMRC
needs to get strict with tax avoidance.
The two 'highly-abusive' schemes, as claimed by the HMRC
would have helped banks avoid paying hundreds of millions of pounds in tax.
"I want to remind residents that HMRC
will never send notifications of a tax rebate by email, or ask you to disclose personal or payment information by email.
Around 13,000 Cat 5e GigaPlus outlets, more than 7km of OS1 and 62.5 micron multimode fibre optic backbone cabling and at least 40 wiring cabinets have been installed at the HMRC
campus facility near Newcastle upon Tyne.