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Parents face fines as 'inaccessible' website leaves them unable to pay for childcare

Parents signed up to the new Tax-Free Childcare scheme say they can't access cash saved to pay nursery costs

Government childcare website dogged by technical issues continues to cause problems for parents

Users are still having technical problems with government childcare websites two weeks after MSE first reported it

Victims of Concentrix tax credits shambles receive almost £87,000 in compensation

Tax credit claimants whose payments were wrongly stopped by outsourcing firm Concentrix have been compensated by HMRC

HMRC and Concentrix plunged tax credit claimants into 'humiliating hardship', Government report finds

Today the Work & Pensions Committee has published a report condemning Concentrix and HMRC for their "gross failure"

Autumn Statement 2016: Universal credit cuts scaled back

Planned taper rate cuts to universal credit scaled back

Concentrix claimants awarded up to £100 compensation – how to apply if your tax credits were wrongly cut

Concentrix claimants have been awarded up to £100 compensation – how to apply if your tax credits were wrongly cut

HMRC to axe tax credit checking firm Concentrix with immediate effect

HMRC has announced that it's ended its tax credits fraud contract with Concentrix with immediate effect

Concentrix claimants to give evidence to MPs

Tax credit claimants speak in Parliament with HM Revenue & Customs contractor Concentrix

HMRC clarifies you only get a Concentrix lump sum if all tax credits were stopped

Only if your entire tax credit claim was wrongly stopped by Concentrix you'll receive a lump sum repayment

Concentrix tax credits shambles - how to appeal and try to get credits backdated

If your tax credits were stopped, here's what to try - plus some of the many stories we've received from those affected

HMRC faces backlog of 2,000 tax credit appeals after ending Concentrix contract

Around 2,000 appeals against tax credit cuts will be examined by HMRC after it axed the contractor Concentrix

HMRC to axe tax credit checking firm Concentrix

Concentrix, the firm which checks people's entitlement to tax credits, won't have its contract extended beyond May 2017

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