Some victims of the benefits case have been reportedly denied legal aid for years RTL News Wednesday. Victims turned to the legal counter to get the help of a supported lawyer, but their requests were rejected.
Vereniging Sociale Advocatuur Nederland recently called on its members to report the benefits being denied. The responses show that victims of the benefits case have also been denied legal aid.
according to RTL News The legal counter assumed that citizens could solve their disputes with the tax authorities themselves. Hence, anyone who did not have money to hire a lawyer received no help.
In the interest issue, the parents were wrongly considered fraudsters. As a result, thousands of them faced serious financial and personal problems. After consulting several times about the response to the conviction report Unprecedented injustice At the end of last year, the government announced in mid-January that it would resign en masse.
Last month, the outgoing Secretary of State Alexandra Van Hoelen announced (Finance) that the debts still on victims with government agencies would be canceled. This includes debt owed to tax authorities, the UWV and the Social Insurance Bank.