Consultation Outcome

Welsh Revenue Authority powers to tackle tax crime

This consultation ended 50 days ago.

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

We want your views on proposals to give the Welsh Revenue Authority specific criminal powers to tackle devolved tax crime.
Consultation period 
This consultation ran from 10 July 2017 to 2 October 2017
Consultation launched 10 July 2017


Consultation document
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Consultation description 

We are consulting on the impact of the Welsh Revenue Authority being provided with specific criminal powers and invite your views on:

  • the need to tackle devolved tax offences through the use of criminal powers
  • the organisations which may be involved in criminal investigation and prosecution
  • the practical implications of making use of different elements of UK criminal powers legislation
  • ensuring appropriate safeguards and governance on the use of these powers. 
Help and support 

For more information on this consultation email: FinancialReformMailbox@Wales.GSI.Gov.UK