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VAT fraud gang jailed

Feb 27, 2015 16:32 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) The final member of a four-strong gang who attempted to steal £161,000 in a VAT fraud has been jailed after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Feb 27, 2015 10:43 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council is pleased to announce that it will be supporting the South Staffordshire Breast Screening Service by providing suitable space and utility supplies at Uttoxeter Leisure Centre.

Feb 27, 2015 10:32 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council is urging smokers to take the first step in giving up cigarettes for good on No Smoking Day which takes place on Wednesday 11 March.

UKITA member's apprentice wins Worcestershire Higher Apprenticeship Award 2014

Feb 26, 2015 16:03 GMT UK IT Association UKITA members TDM Wyre Academy delivered the Gold Standard IT Apprenticeship scheme for Luke Carrier, who has won the Worcestershire Higher Apprenticeship Award 2014

HMRC seizes cigarettes and tobacco

Feb 26, 2015 15:09 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Almost a tonne of raw leaf tobacco and 10,000 suspected illicit cigarettes have been seized by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Inspiration, Leadership and Achievement recognised in Digital Awards _  _ Cydnabod Ysbrydoliaeth, Arweinyddiaeth a Chyflawniad yn y Gwobrau Digidol

Feb 26, 2015 13:00 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Inspiration, Leadership and Achievement recognised in Digital Awards. Community groups, volunteers, social enterprises and individuals have been recognised in the Communities 2.0 Celebration of Achievement Awards which were held this Thursday (Thursday 26th February). The awards were hosted by Maggie Philbin, and Lesley Griffiths AM, Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty, presented.

Feb 26, 2015 12:00 GMT Niam AB Niam signed an agreement to sell the remaining shares of Sektor Gruppen to the three other owners, (i) NorgesGruppen through Joh. Handel Eiendom 1 AS, (ii) Varner Gruppen through Varner Invest AS and (iii) Home Invest through K&S Holding AS. Niam acquired Sektor Gruppen in 2010, and then reduced its stake from 100% to 27.5% in 2012.

Cheltenham nightclub boss jailed for VAT fraud

Feb 25, 2015 15:10 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) A nightclub director from Cheltenham who submitted false invoices in an attempt to steal almost £40,000 in VAT has been jailed for eight months, following an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Newport businessman jailed for VAT fraud

Feb 24, 2015 11:56 GMT HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) ​A company director from Newport, who submitted 40 false invoices to steal more than £273,000 in VAT, has been jailed for 20 months after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

Second chance to catch the Communities 2.0 Celebration of Achievement Conference and Awards

Feb 23, 2015 15:51 GMT Wales Co-operative Centre Conference will be streamed on the web on http://www.communities2point0.org.uk/conference-2015. The Communities 2.0 Celebration of Achievement Conference and Awards takes place on Wednesday 25th and Thursday 26th February at the SWALEC Stadium in Cardiff. The event will be live streamed on the web.