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Public Accounts Committee says Iain Duncan Smith’s Universal Credit project is guilty of “shocking failures in management” and is an “unmitigated disaster” (video)

Today the Chair of the Public Accounts Committee, Margaret Hodge, said that Iain Duncan Smith‘s flagship policy, universal credit, was: “an unmitigated disaster of extraordinary proportions in every aspect of the programme so far”.

DWP on verge of meltdown over big welfare projects – Margaret Hodge

Polly Toynbee: Hodge’s public accounts committee skewering of HMRC, Google and other misbehaving giants has made for terrific viewing – and put tax avoidance on the agenda

DWP post for Amazon boss is 'disgusting', says Margaret Hodge

The Labour MP and tax campaigner Margaret Hodge has described as “disgusting” a plan to give an executive of Amazon, one of the companies at the centre of an intensifying row over taxes, a directorship at the Department of Work and Pensions. Hodge was responding to the news, first revealed by Sky News, that Amazon’s head of Chinese operations, Doug Gurr, is to become a non-executive director of the DWP. The DWP said it would issue a statement, which was not available at the time of…

Margaret Hodge's family company pays just 0.01pc tax on £2.1bn of business generated in the UK

Margaret Hodge, chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, is facing embarrassing revelations over the tax affairs of her family company just days before she is due to lead the grilling of US companies over controversial tax arrangements.

Margaret Hodge tells the story of her battle against tax dodgers

Dame Margaret Hodge has written the inside story of her dogged battle to force firms to such as Goldman Sachs, Starbucks and Google come clean about aggressive tax avoidance.