Scale of costs in successful court actions for debt in England and Wales - LITRG response

Published on 23 September 2010

In the summer, HMRC issued a technical discussion document setting out a proposed scale of fixed costs they intend to claim where they successfully pursue debts via the courts in England and Wales. Our response highlights where we feel safeguards are required – particularly for debtors who genuinely can’t pay.

Please use the links below to view the consultation and the LITRG response:

Consultation document
PDF icon Scale of court costs – LITRG response

(23-09-2010)

Contact: Kelly Sizer (Tel: 0844 579 6700 Fax 0844 579 6701)