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    • abbiesmom
    • By abbiesmom 13th Jan 19, 6:52 PM
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    Arrears written off
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    • 13th Jan 19, 6:52 PM
    Arrears written off 13th Jan 19 at 6:52 PM
    I have just had a letter from the CMS that they have written off debt owed to me. Are they able to do this without first consulting me to find out my wishes? As far as I'm concerned this is owed to me and not them so any choice made to write off the debt should be mine and not theirs.
    What do you think? Is there anything I can do to recover the debt. It's over 3k owed
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    • CakeCrusader
    • By CakeCrusader 14th Jan 19, 12:07 AM
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    • 14th Jan 19, 12:07 AM
    It may be that they have absolutely no way of getting this for you. Are you able to give them a call in the morning so they can explain their decision to you?
    • abbiesmom
    • By abbiesmom 18th Jan 19, 6:00 PM
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    • 18th Jan 19, 6:00 PM
    Thank you, I have spoken to them and they advise that legislation was passed enabling them to do this and there is no recourse and the decision is final.
    • Deano777
    • By Deano777 23rd Jan 19, 10:18 PM
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    • 23rd Jan 19, 10:18 PM
    Can I ask how long the arreas have been owed? Have you had a liability order? And when?
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