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HMRC staff to strike next week

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Workers at HMRC are to strike across the UK next week in protest over jobs cuts and the closure of walk-in tax-enquiry centres.

A spokesman for the Public and Commercial Services union, which has about 60,000 members at HMRC, said there will be daily strikes next week. Regions will strike on different days.


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Will we notice any difference?

BKD | | Permalink



Flash Gordon | | Permalink

Yes, we'll notice a difference - you'll be able to ring them up and get the same consistent (lack of) response every time :) 

HMRC strike

RTYD | | Permalink

Hurrah, we won't be plagued by inane phone calls.


SThornton | | Permalink

...I am assuming we will get the same level of service during the strikes as we currently get without the strikes.

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carroccio1958 | | Permalink

....went on strike over an appraisal system that tells the bottom ten percent if stsff they will have to improve ??

Jack whatever his name was -- ex CEO Of general Motors -- instigated a system
which said the bottom ten percent were automatically fired !! I believe Immelt his successor is
continuing it which is
probsbky why GE are on the cusp if taking ove Alstom !!!