[BCAB] Fwd: Using JAWS Screen reader

Ruth Gillespie ruthgillespie25 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 16 15:51:35 BST 2016

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From: leigh.towers at hmrc.gsi.gov.uk
Date: Tue, 16 Aug 2016 07:30:19 +0000
Subject: Using JAWS Screen reader
To: ruthgillespie25 at gmail.com


Dear Sir / Madam,

Thank you for your email requesting the above form in an alternative format.

HMRC interactive forms are not yet compatible with any smartphones or
tablets. Please use a computer to complete the form.

This facility is designed for users of assistive technology only.
Assistive technology improves the functional capabilities of people
with disabilities e.g. large print forms, braille, audio format.

As your query does not relate to assistive technology, please follow
this link to find the correct contact details for the department you


Kind regards

Online Service Syndication Team

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This is the reply I received from HMRC when I asked for a form in a
format suitable for a screen reader. I thought the subject line never
mind the body of the email plainly suggested that I was using
assistive technology.

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