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    • JDFrancis
    • By JDFrancis 29th Oct 18, 5:27 PM
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    CSA Wrong Calculations
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    • 29th Oct 18, 5:27 PM
    CSA Wrong Calculations 29th Oct 18 at 5:27 PM
    Hi,
    I was wondering if anyone had any advice.

    I'm currently dealing with CMS regarding my arrears. I discovered today that they've worked out my arrears on the basis that last year I made 58,000 (this is the figure they got from HMRC based on my earnings in 2016).

    Last year I took a few months out of work and actually only earned 31,141 (I have a P60 and wage slips to back this up) and not the 58,000 they think I did. I'd imagine they've also used the same figure to work out what I owe this year.

    I've asked them to amend their calculations based on what I've actually earned (31,141) and I will provide evidence for this but I've been told that they will not make these amendments because I didn't come forward with this information back in March when they made the calculations. (FYI I didn't contact them because they had the wrong address for me and I didn't receive the letters).

    Just seems odd that they're trying to charge me on money that I didn't earn and can validate I didn't earn which is also almost double what I'm currently earning.

    any help would be greatly appreciated.

    Thank you
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    • Sambella
    • By Sambella 9th Nov 18, 10:56 PM
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    • 9th Nov 18, 10:56 PM
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    • 9th Nov 18, 10:56 PM
    This should be of help to you.

    https://voiceofthechild.org.uk/kb/hmrc-tax-year-cms-calculations/
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