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Practical support for businesses affected by Carillion liquidation

Practical support for businesses affected by Carillion liquidation

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2018 16:25 GMT

The Government understands that many businesses that were contracted to Carillion will be concerned about their ability to pay their tax. As part of its ongoing commitment to delivering support for businesses, HMRC will provide practical advice and guidance to those affected through its Business Payment Support Service (BPSS).

Aliens, vertigo, and a Glasgow nightclub included in this year’s expenses and excuses

Aliens, vertigo, and a Glasgow nightclub included in this year’s expenses and excuses

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2018 10:10 GMT

Every year, following the 31 January Self Assessment (SA) deadline, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) receives a number of imaginative and intriguing excuses for not completing tax returns on time. Each year also sees some widely optimistic expense claims.

Mailbox cigarette smugglers delivered to jail

Mailbox cigarette smugglers delivered to jail

Press Releases   •   Jan 10, 2018 12:38 GMT

A pair of smugglers from London who used multiple mailbox delivery accounts to bring illegal cigarettes into the UK have been jailed for a total of nearly five years.

 Marketing consultant’s lies land him an 18 month sentence

Marketing consultant’s lies land him an 18 month sentence

Press Releases   •   Jan 09, 2018 11:49 GMT

A company director from Aberdare, who set up fake businesses and sent bogus invoices between them as he attempted to steal more than £140,000 in tax, has been jailed for 18 months after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

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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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Mailbox cigarette smugglers delivered to jail

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Aquil Ahmed's Bentley (SE 01.18)

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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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Discharge-Debutante

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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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  • Regional Press Officer
  • West Midlands
  • nick.mccarthy@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk
  • 03000 589 546

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  • Scotland Contact: 03000 519 451
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