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Recovery of tax credits debts in NI

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The Tax Credits (Exercise of Functions in relation to Northern Ireland and Notices for Recovery of Tax Credit Overpayments) Order, SI 2017/781, allows HMRC, the DWP or the Department for Communities in Northern Ireland to recover residual tax credits debts by deduction from current payments of various benefits, including universal credit, or by direct earnings attachment, with effect from 25 September 2017.