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Tax Enquiry Centres

Volume 502: debated on Wednesday 16 December 2009

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what steps he plans to take to ensure that changes in the opening times at tax enquiry centres do not adversely affect (a) pensioners, (b) people with disabilities and (c) other vulnerable groups less likely to use the internet or the telephone. (306467)

I refer the right hon. Gentleman to the answer I gave the hon. Member for Yeovil (Mr. Laws) on 14 December 2009, Official Report, column 855W. An Equality Impact Assessment of changes to Enquiry Centre opening hours will be published prior to any changes being made.