§ Mr. Willetts
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many people have been(a) subjected to a financial penalty and (b) prosecuted because of a fraudulent claim for the Working Families Tax Credit. 419W
§ Dawn Primarolo
To date, there have been 16 prosecutions in respect of Working Families Tax Credit, two of which have been concluded through the courts. Approximately 300 financial penalties have been levied.