Category: News

ARC President Vicky Johnson on ITV News

ARC President Vicky Johnson appeared on ITV News on 6 December, talking about the difficulties faced by an under-resourced HMRC in challenging tax avoidance by the super-rich. Watch the video clip and read the ITV story here.

Dave Penman re-elected as General Secretary

Dave Penman said: “As General Secretary of the FDA I have worked, and will continue to work, to provide the strategic direction needed to secure the future of our union and to strengthen its ability to address the challenges that members face.”

Guided distribution to end in 2017

Today, HMRC chief executive Jon Thompson has announced the very welcome end to guided distribution in performance reviews from April 2017.

Compensation Scheme 2016: final offer to be implemented

The final offer negotiated by FDA, and some other unions, will now be implemented. It was accepted by 89% of FDA members participating in our recent ballot, and will apply to all ARC members working in HMRC.

News update: State pension changes

The recent changes to state pension affects everyone; because it is not HMRC-specific, neither HMRC nor ARC have made any comment on it. ARC also has to be careful to note that that any statements made on pension issues are not pension or financial advice. That disclaimer equally applies to this article.

Proposed changes to the Civil Service Compensation Scheme 2016

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