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HMRC's HTTPS howler: Childcare payments site cert expired at 1am on Sunday, down for hours

By Gareth Corfield 23 Sep 2019 at 13:09

Furious parents have lashed out at Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs after the UK tax authority let a key HTTPS certificate expire on its childcare tax credit portal. Numerous people contacted us almost immediately when the HTTPS certificate on childcare.tax.service.gov.uk expired at 00:59:59 on Sunday 22 September....

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