Press Releases

Flight attendant jailed for smuggling cigs

Oct 01, 2014 14:14 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) The ringleader of a gang that used an airline’s staff discounted travel to smuggle cigarettes through UK airports has been jailed for 21 months today.

End of the road for VAT-evading courier

Sep 30, 2014 15:51 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A Kent courier who failed to pay more than £325,000 in VAT has been sentenced to two years imprisonment after admitting he fabricated his accounting figures in a bid to avoid paying HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Jailed former tax association president and co-conspirator ordered to pay back £5.1m

Sep 30, 2014 14:18 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A former president of the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) and a fellow company director who were both jailed for a £5 million pension scheme tax fraud have been ordered to pay back a total of £5.1 million.

Sep 30, 2014 12:13 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Are you a community or voluntary group working in East Staffordshire looking for funding? If so, September sees the launch of the application process for East Staffordshire Borough Council’s annual Grant Aid scheme.

Sep 30, 2014 12:09 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council Neighbourhood Planning is one of the community rights introduced in the Localism Act in 2011. Fifteen parishes in East Staffordshire are designated and at different stages with over 1000 parishes and community groups preparing plans across England.

Sep 30, 2014 12:05 BST East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council has completed the sale of the Burton upon Trent Town Hall Annex and car park to the Department of Education to create a new University Technical College (UTC) for 14 to19 year olds in the area.

Britain’s PAs prepare for office* 2014

Sep 30, 2014 12:00 BST office* Thousands of PAs, EAs, VAs, office managers and executive support professionals are preparing to visit this year’s office* – the UK’s biggest dedicated event for administrative professionals. Over 4,000 attendees from across the UK are expected to fill the aisles at London’s Olympia next week, on 7-8 October.

4C Strategies awarded contract with New Zealand Army

Sep 29, 2014 14:01 BST 4C Strategies 4C Strategies are thrilled to announce a new contract signed with the New Zealand Army for their ExonautTM software suite. The contract includes the ExonautTM Observer (OBS), ExonautTM Compliance & Performance Manager (CPM), ExonautTM Training & Exercise Manager (TEM) and ExonautTM Tactical Data Editor (TDE) with the option to extend the support beyond the initial one-year trial period.

HMRC seeks tomorrow’s top tax talent

Sep 26, 2014 11:32 BST HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is searching for more than 250 graduates to join its graduate training scheme.

Sep 26, 2014 11:07 BST Netigate Today Netigate, leading European provider of cloud-based services for online surveys, presents its results for 2013 and the road ahead, with an increasing double-digit growth rate and record- breaking numbers.