To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the level of outstanding refunds of corporation tax is at 16 March 2021; and what assessment he has made of the performance of HMRC against its target timetable for making such repayments.
22 March 2021
Information in the form requested is not readily available and could only be obtained at disproportionate cost.
Like other service organisations, HMRC have been affected by the pandemic and are doing all they can to offer the best possible service to their customers, whether supporting them with their taxes or delivering the Government’s support schemes. HMRC are sorry for delays and will continue to prioritise Corporation Tax repayments, ensuring taxpayers receive moneys due as quickly as possible during this exceptional time.