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£3.5billion of furlough money 'paid in error'

Up to £3.5billion of furlough money may have been paid out on the back of wrong or fraudulent claims, according to Government estimates.

HMRC has calculated that between five and ten per cent of payments have been wrongly calculated, as a result of employers abusing the scheme - Metro reported.

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