Meg Hillier
Meg Hillier was elected Member of Parliament for Hackney South and Shoreditch in 2005.

Entries by Meg Hillier

HMRC Has Made Disappointing Progress in Tackling Tax Fraud - It Must Step Up Its Game

(2) Comments | Posted 15 April 2016 | (00:00)

This week there's been much in the news about the leaked information about individuals and companies using secretive tax avoidance vehicles in Panama.

The Public Accounts Committee, which I chair, will be asking HMRC to tell us where this huge paper trail may lead when top tax...

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Energy Prices will be a Major Political Issue This Winter

(5) Comments | Posted 27 September 2011 | (00:00)

This winter, we will face a gas and electricity bill crisis. Each of the 'Big Six' energy companies has put its prices up over the past few months. Come December and January, we will all start to pay. Many will fall into so-called 'fuel poverty': spending more than 10 per...

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