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HMRC chief to step down

[ July 23, 2019   //   ]

Sir Jonathan Thompson is to step down as HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) chief executive in the Autumn to take on a new role as chief executive of the Financial Reporting Council (FRC). He joined HMRC in April 2016 and led the organisation through a period of change and significant performance improvements, including preparing for Brexit. An announcement about a successor will be made in due course.