Press Releases

Four arrested in London tobacco raids

Jun 05, 2015 15:31 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Four men from London have been arrested on suspicion of tobacco smuggling after an operation to disrupt the illegal trade yesterday.

Mini-cab couple sentenced for tax fraud

Jun 04, 2015 15:40 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A married couple who ran a mini-cab company in North London have been sentenced for stealing £138,000 in Tax Credits, Income Tax and National Insurance and have been ordered to pay back the money within six months.

Landmark ruling protects £260m in VAT fraud case

Jun 04, 2015 12:30 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A landmark VAT fraud case has been won by HM Revenue and Customs, protecting as much as £260m of taxpayers’ money.

Tax credits error and fraud reduced to an all-time low

Jun 04, 2015 12:01 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Error and fraud in the tax credits system has been reduced to its lowest level since tax credits were introduced in 2003.

Six arrested in suspected £200k tax fraud

Jun 04, 2015 11:39 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Five people from the West Midlands and one from Dorset have been arrested on suspicion of being involved in an estimated £200,000 Self Assessment fraud.

Telenor launches mobile bookmark to report abuse

Jun 04, 2015 06:25 BST Telenor Norway A new bookmark for reporting abuse images online is being launched for all Telenor Norway customers with iPhones. The new “Telenor Safe Report” bookmark is located in the bookmark menu for all users who have updated to the latest version of IOS.

HMRC urges everyone to renew their tax credits early and online

Jun 03, 2015 10:05 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is urging people to renew their tax credits claim online as soon as possible ahead of the deadline in July.

SITS15: UK's leading ITSM Show opens at London’s Olympia today

Jun 03, 2015 06:30 BST SITS – The IT Service Management Show SITS15 – The UK’s leading IT Service Management Show, opens for business at 9.30am today at the new venue of Olympia London.

Week left for solicitors to settle tax bills

Jun 02, 2015 13:59 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Solicitors have a week to pay the tax they owe on undeclared income or face hefty penalties, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) warned today.

SITS15 – The IT Service Management Show opens at London’s Olympia tomorrow

Jun 02, 2015 10:44 BST SITS – The IT Service Management Show ​SITS15 – The UK’s leading IT Service Management Show, opens for business at 9.30am tomorrow at the new venue of Olympia London.