Press Releases

HMRC win Accelerated Payments Challenge

Jul 31, 2015 13:20 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A challenge in the High Court to the legality of Accelerated Payment Notices has been comprehensively rejected.


Jul 31, 2015 09:51 BST Allianz Insurance Allianz Engineering has today launched a refreshed product, All Machinery, to protect businesses against the impact of machinery breakdown and damage. Specifically designed in response to Allianz research and broker feedback, the new proposition is tailored to complement existing Property and Casualty policies, by covering machinery items and events which are not traditionally included.

Jul 30, 2015 11:51 BST SenServe Limited Heighten your business productivity with reduced processing time and lowered administration costs, with recently launched RecruitServe – a customised CRM tailored to manage the business processes of Recruitment Firms.SenServe Limited provides you with all of the accurate IT solutions, required by your business and necessarily needed, no matter on how a large a scale, you trade.

Hair and beauty sector targeted in new national minimum wage campaign

Jul 29, 2015 11:06 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Employers in the hairdressing and beauty sectors who pay their staff below the national minimum wage (NMW) are being targeted in a new campaign announced today.

Coach hid stash of illegal tobacco

Jul 28, 2015 15:01 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) The driver of a coach and his only passenger have each been jailed for 12 months, after 900 kgs of raw leaf tobacco was found hidden behind a false wall inside a shower in the vehicle they were travelling in.

Testing times ahead for fuel fraudsters

Jul 27, 2015 16:19 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Treasury Minister Damian Hinds visited Belfast and Newry today as HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) unveiled new roadside fuel testing equipment to tackle the trade in illicit diesel.

Six arrested in suspected £4m tax fraud investigation

Jul 27, 2015 14:13 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Six people, one a financial adviser, have been arrested as part of an investigation into a suspected £4 million Pay As You Earn (PAYE) tax evasion and money laundering fraud.


Jul 27, 2015 11:00 BST Allianz Insurance Allianz has joined forces with cyber risk management company, Pentura, to provide Commercial customers with help and guidance to improve cyber security.

VAT fraudster who stole records from employer jailed

Jul 24, 2015 15:29 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A man who reclaimed £166,000 in fraudulent VAT repayments, using information he stole from his employer, has been jailed.

Record 500,000 people renew tax credits online

Jul 24, 2015 14:36 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) More than half a million people have renewed their tax credits online, 278,000 more than at the same time last year.