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Tax fugitive Geoffrey Johnson caught and jailed

Tax fugitive Geoffrey Johnson caught and jailed

Jul 13, 2017 17:42 BST
One of Britain’s most wanted tax fugitives, the man at the centre of a vast, multi-mill...

Improved customer service and record-breaking crack-down on avoidance, evasion and non-compliance

Improved customer service and record-breaking crack-down on avoidance, evasion and non-compliance

Jul 13, 2017 16:47 BST
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has today published its 2016-17 annual report.

Arrests in suspected £2.9m tax fraud

Arrests in suspected £2.9m tax fraud

Jul 12, 2017 08:30 BST
Two people from Cheadle Hulme have been arrested during morning raids as part of a HM R...

27°C: The tipping point for paddling pool purchases in the UK

27°C: The tipping point for paddling pool purchases in the UK

Jul 10, 2017 16:09 BST
Price comparison site, idealo.co.uk, analysed UK consumer behaviour in June to see how ...

Online auction seller sentenced for £320k VAT fraud

Online auction seller sentenced for £320k VAT fraud

Jul 10, 2017 13:51 BST
A Cottingham man who hid online auction sales worth more than £2.6 million from HM Reve...

Fisheries director netted in tax fraud investigation

Fisheries director netted in tax fraud investigation

Jul 07, 2017 12:29 BST
A 49-year-old Anstruther businessman, who faked paperwork to steal almost £490,000 in t...

Gambling accountant jailed for tax fraud

Gambling accountant jailed for tax fraud

Jul 07, 2017 11:28 BST
A trained accountant, who fraudulently claimed more than £82,000 VAT refunds to fuel hi...

Data theft fraudsters jailed for attempted £10.2m tax credits scam

Data theft fraudsters jailed for attempted £10.2m tax credits scam

Jul 06, 2017 18:04 BST
Two members of an organised crime group, who attempted to claim £10.2 million in tax cr...

Tobacco seized in North West

Tobacco seized in North West

Jul 05, 2017 15:36 BST
An operation to disrupt the sale and supply of illegal tobacco across Greater Mancheste...