Press Releases

HMRC takes next step towards creating a digital future for taxpayers

Aug 05, 2015 15:34 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) today announced that it will bring some existing IT services under its direct control, while it continues to plan the transition to a new IT delivery model following the ending of the Aspire contract in 2017.

HMICS Review of Call Handling in Scotland

Aug 05, 2015 14:43 BST Moray Council Inspector of police in Scotland will carry out a review of procedures following the tragic deaths of John Yuill and Lamara Bell. The review will provide an independent assessment of how police contact, command and control centres are working

Internationella samlingspaviljonger på Nordic Organic Food Fair 2015

Aug 05, 2015 12:23 BST Natural Products Scandinavia & Nordic Organic Food Fair Nu kan Skandinaviska inköpare erbjuda sina kunder ett bredare utbud av spännande nyheter från de nya internationella paviljongerna från Belgien, Valencia och Grekland, som kommer att finnas på årets mässa.

New International Pavilions join Nordic Organic Food Fair 2015

Aug 05, 2015 12:01 BST Natural Products Scandinavia & Nordic Organic Food Fair ​Scandinavian food and drink buyers will have even more opportunities to expand their international offerings with the introduction of new pavilions from Belgium, Valencia, and Greece at this year’s Nordic Organic Food Fair.

Natural Products Scandinavia announces new beauty features for 2015

Aug 05, 2015 11:54 BST Natural Products Scandinavia & Nordic Organic Food Fair ​Natural Products Scandinavia will feature a new Natural Beauty and Skincare Zone and Natural Beauty Innovation Theatre when it returns to Malmö, Sweden, on 1-2 November. This year’s show also sees the introduction of its first ever Best Beauty Brand Award.

HMRC wins £45m in second Abbey National avoidance case

Aug 05, 2015 11:39 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) HMRC has won another major tax avoidance case against Abbey National Treasury Services PLC (ANTS), protecting more than £85 million for UK taxpayers.

Fake vodka factory found in Cheshire

Aug 03, 2015 15:38 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) An illegal alcohol factory, containing 130,000 litres of potentially toxic fake vodka, worth £1.7 million in unpaid duty, was uncovered in an industrial unit in Widnes last Friday (31 July 2015).

Aug 03, 2015 13:30 BST Next Level Information

London mortgage broker sentenced for fraud

Aug 03, 2015 11:18 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A London mortgage broker who lied about his company profits to evade almost £115,000 in corporation tax has been sentenced for his involvement in a tax and mortgage fraud, after a joint investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS).

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.