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Flying tax fraudster grounded

Flying tax fraudster grounded

Press Releases   •   Feb 16, 2018 16:49 GMT

A serial fraudster, who lied about his disability and stole more than £280,000 VAT and benefits to pay for flying lessons, has been jailed for four-and-a-half years

Security company director under lock and key

Security company director under lock and key

Press Releases   •   Feb 14, 2018 16:22 GMT

The director of a Gloucester security services company, who stole almost half a million pounds in tax, has been jailed for three years after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Tax-Free Childcare opens to all parents with children under 12

Tax-Free Childcare opens to all parents with children under 12

Press Releases   •   Feb 14, 2018 00:01 GMT

From today, all working parents with children under 12 can apply for up to £2,000 of childcare support per child, per year.

HMRC asks retail bosses to enlist staff in the fight against the iTunes scam

HMRC asks retail bosses to enlist staff in the fight against the iTunes scam

Press Releases   •   Feb 10, 2018 00:01 GMT

HMRC has today written to the chief executives of major UK retailers, urging them to share details of a prolific scam with all their staff so that they can act as the last line of defence against fraudsters.

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Barking VAT fraudster to repay stolen tax

Barking VAT fraudster to repay stolen tax

News   •   May 15, 2017 16:37 BST

A convicted tax fraudster from Barking has been told he must repay £68,712 or serve a further 8 months in prison and still owe the money.

Teddington landlord sentenced for tax fraud

Teddington landlord sentenced for tax fraud

News   •   Mar 10, 2017 16:25 GMT

A Teddington businessman, who ran multiple property companies but failed to declare his income or that he was a company director to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC), has been sentenced for evading £281,000 in taxes.

Corrupt director jailed for tax fraud

Corrupt director jailed for tax fraud

News   •   Oct 31, 2016 15:39 GMT

A Shropshire businessman, who ran 13 companies and used 100 bank accounts but declared no income to HM Revenue and Customs, has been jailed for stealing £251,000 in taxes.

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Contract for checking tax credits entitlement not to be extended

News   •   Sep 13, 2016 19:01 BST

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has confirmed today that it has decided not to extend its existing contract with Concentrix, a company it employs to check tax credits entitlement.

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Have you been taxed for your summer job?

Have you been taxed for your summer job?

Blog posts   •   Aug 31, 2017 13:01 BST

Tax is getting easier for small businesses and HM Revenue and Customs is showing how in a new video.

Tax is getting easier for small businesses and HM Revenue and Customs is showing how in a new video.

Blog posts   •   Mar 07, 2016 10:38 GMT

Tax is getting easier for small businesses and HM Revenue and Customs is showing how in a new video.

Top 5 Questions for Self Assessment

Top 5 Questions for Self Assessment

Blog posts   •   Jan 27, 2016 12:47 GMT

At HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) we strive to make it as easy as possible for you to submit your Self Assessment tax return but we know that sometimes you’ll need our help.

Ten things you need to know about the Contractor Loans Settlement Opportunity

Ten things you need to know about the Contractor Loans Settlement Opportunity

Blog posts   •   Jun 09, 2015 13:13 BST

The Contractor Loan Settlement Opportunity (CLSO) is available for anyone who engaged in a Contractor Loans scheme before 6 April 2011. These were marketed as tax avoidance schemes, but HMRC has made it clear that these schemes do not work.

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Brian Colwell

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Accountant and construction boss ordered to pay back £3.5 million. Two Kent men who funded lavish lifestyles by tax fraud have been o...

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Ruth Owen speaks about Self Assessment
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Over 90 jurisdictions will soon be sharing financial information with us...

Over 90 jurisdictions will soon be sharing financial information with us...on UK residents with money, trusts or assets overseas.

If you have money or property abroad, you could owe tax on it

From next year we will begin to receive offshore account and trust information from over 90 jurisdictions. If you’ve declared all your income, you have nothing to worry about.

Tax Assurance Report 2014-2015

Tax Assurance Report 2014-2015

Documents   •   Jul 16, 2015 17:18 BST

HMRC Annual Report and Account 2014-15

HMRC Annual Report and Account 2014-15

Documents   •   Jul 16, 2015 17:18 BST

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  • Individuals Desk
  • thomas.channon@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk
  • 03000 585020
Responsible for Income Tax; Employee PAYE & National Insurance; Self Assessment; Capital Gains Tax;... Show more

  • Regional Press Officer
  • West Midlands
  • niofnyck.mvnccarthqjy@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk
  • 03000 589 546

  • Press Officer
  • Business Desk
  • grahrmnsusxrvgrvjtam.ddgywsjichugzksxjon@hmrsyc.gsi.zbgov.tyuk
  • 03000 585021
Responsible for - Admin Burdens; Agents; Alcohol Duty; Air Passenger Duty; ATED; BPSS; Climate Change Levy;... Show more

  • Scotland Contact: 03000 519 451
  • wisilliaekzaacbseqm.jrlylnon@hqgmrzzgjc.gsyai.llcogoxdv.lpndsuiruk
  • 07469 023 331
HMRC Press officer for Scotland Contact: 03000 519 451