HMRC defends online filing security
Following news coverage over the weekend which revealed that MPs and certain high profile individuals cannot file their tax returns online for security reasons HMRC have issued the following announcement
"HMRC Online Services - secure and safe to use
Some newspapers and broadcast media have claimed that that HMRC's online filing systems are not secure because Members of Parliament and a small number of other taxpayers cannot use the Self Assessment service.
This is completely untrue.