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London money launderer jailed

Feb 28, 2014 16:22 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A man found guilty of laundering the proceeds from a £5.3 million alcohol smuggling plot has been jailed today for five and a half years.

Payback time for designer boutique VAT fraudsters

Feb 14, 2014 08:51 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A married couple convicted of a £280,000 VAT fraud involving Chanel designer goods have been ordered to repay nearly £55,000 or serve 15 months in jail.

Jan 28, 2014 14:58 GMT REZtron

Jan 23, 2014 17:12 GMT Russell Bedford International Russell Bedford begins to build national French network of independent accounting and auditing firms

Illicit Christmas booze seized in London

Dec 19, 2013 13:54 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Around 60,000 litres of smuggled vodka and beer have been seized from two industrial units in Edmonton, north London, during a pre-Christmas raid by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Nov 27, 2013 15:44 GMT Russell Bedford International Nick Reed, managing partner of Russell Bedford firm Watermark Auditors Incorporated, Johannesburg, comments on World Bank Doing Business report

London businesses get up to £2,000 tax cut

Nov 12, 2013 09:48 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Around 206,000 businesses in London could see their National Insurance Contributions (NICs) cut by up to £2,000 when the new Employment Allowance is introduced in April 2014.

Multi-million pound carbon credit VAT fraudster to pay back £13 million

Oct 17, 2013 13:12 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A leader of an organised criminal gang who was jailed for 15 years for his part in a £38 million VAT fraud has been ordered to pay back nearly £13 million to HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) or face 10 further years in prison.

London Olympics kick starts businesses

Aug 13, 2013 10:30 BST A London Thing Ltd London Lifestyle Blogger quits her day job to focus on business idea.

Aug 12, 2013 12:38 BST Chalet Cragganmore