Tax office changes on the Isle of Wight

By Richard Wright

Wednesday, February 12, 2014


HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has confirmed how it will replace its tax enquiry office at Broadlands House.

The Isle of Wight is one of the areas throughout the country which will have a new service which HMRC said was successfully trialled in the north-east of England.

Closure of the permanent office comes despite a campaign by unions and an appeal by Isle of Wight MP Andrew Turner. It is one of 281 axed throughout the country.

HMRC said at the time it would be replaced by expert phone advisers and a mobile adviser for those who needed a face-to-face appointment.

It confirmed today (Wednesday) it was going ahead with the new service, to be launched in May, coinciding with the closure.


More News

1 - 2 - 3 - 4


Log-in or register to comment on this story. See our House Rules here.

By ticking "Remember me" you agree to a cookie being stored on your computer - no personal data is shared.

Forgotten your password?

Any views or opinions presented in the comments above are solely those of the author and do not represent those of the Isle of Wight County Press.

Most Read

  1. Greens announce general election candidate

    Friday, November 21, 2014

  2. Farmer to be new Isle of Wight high sheriff

    Saturday, November 22, 2014

  3. Hello? My wife’s giving birth... Could you talk us through?

    Saturday, November 22, 2014

  4. Excellence celebrated at business awards

    Saturday, November 22, 2014

  5. What's on this weekend

    Saturday, November 22, 2014

View our Elgin Traffic & Travel Map
Travel News Sponsor