One week to go until HMRC makes tax digital for VAT

Press Releases   •   Mar 25, 2019 00:01 GMT

There is just one week to go until Making Tax Digital for VAT is introduced for more than a million businesses.

Financial Secretary meets HMRC’s elite crime fighters

Press Releases   •   Mar 19, 2019 13:03 GMT

​The Financial Secretary to the Treasury, Mel Stride MP, has underscored his commitment for the UK to lead the fight against organised tax fraud and evasion in a visit to HMRC’s fraud investigation and intelligence teams on 14 March.

Music tuner’s VAT fraud falls flat

Press Releases   •   Mar 07, 2019 13:46 GMT

A Somerset company boss, who fraudulently reclaimed more than £230,000 of VAT, has been jailed for two years after a HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) investigation.

Jailed drug dealer in £1million payback

Press Releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 16:09 GMT

A jailed Blackburn drug dealer and money launderer is being stripped of almost £1 million to repay his crimes.

Estate agents targeted in money laundering crackdown

Press Releases   •   Mar 04, 2019 11:34 GMT

Estate agents have been hit with unannounced inspections as part of a week-long crackdown on money laundering in the property industry, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has revealed.

HMRC warns of landline scams threatening households

Press Releases   •   Mar 02, 2019 00:01 GMT

Households with a landline number should be vigilant of phone calls from fraudsters pretending to be the taxman, warns HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

VAT fraudster fails to dodge justice with forged hospital report

Press Releases   •   Mar 01, 2019 11:20 GMT

A crooked accountant who tried to escape justice by forging a medical report from a Cypriot hospital has been jailed for a £400,000 VAT scam.

One month to go before VAT goes digital for 1 million

Press Releases   •   Mar 01, 2019 00:01 GMT

Businesses are being urged to get ready as over 2,000 businesses a day sign up for Making Tax Digital for VAT

Don’t miss out on new government-backed saving scheme Savers earn 50p for every £1 they save

Press Releases   •   Feb 28, 2019 13:05 GMT

More than 90,000 people have signed up to the Government’s new saving account – Help to Save – depositing over £13 million.

HMRC urges business owners to make sure they are ready for no deal

Press Releases   •   Feb 28, 2019 00:01 GMT

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is urging business owners to prepare now and consider three steps to ensure their businesses can continue to trade with the EU if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

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