S9 Enquiries on returns

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Dear HM Revenue and Customs,

I would like to know how many section 9A enquiries have been opened as a result of the disguised renumeration section in the 2018/19 tax return. Including those opened as a result of the returns submitted by 30th September 2020.

I would also like to know what percentage is this of tax returns where the disguised renumeration portions of the tax return were completed.

Yours faithfully,

Jeff Bradshaw

FOI Central Team, HM Revenue and Customs

Our ref: FOI2021/04967

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Dear Mr Bradshaw

We are writing in response to your request for information, received on 18
March 2021.

Yours sincerely,

HMRC Freedom of Information Team