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Only one week left to renew tax credits

Only one week left to renew tax credits

Jul 24, 2016 00:01 BST
People are being warned to renew their tax credits so their payments don’t stop, with o...

£760k cigarette smuggling gang jailed

£760k cigarette smuggling gang jailed

Jul 22, 2016 15:51 BST
Seven men, who attempted to steal almost £760,000 in tax by selling illegal cigarettes,...

Tax advisers arrested in suspected £132m tax fraud investigation

Tax advisers arrested in suspected £132m tax fraud investigation

Jul 21, 2016 11:42 BST
Three tax advisers have been arrested as part of a HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) invest...

Twelve arrested in tax fraud and money laundering raids

Twelve arrested in tax fraud and money laundering raids

Jul 13, 2016 09:22 BST
Ten men and two women have been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation by HM Reve...

‘Cat food’ tobacco smuggler jailed

‘Cat food’ tobacco smuggler jailed

Jul 12, 2016 09:41 BST
A lorry driver caught smuggling one-and-a-half tonnes of tobacco into the UK, evading £...

More than 1,500,000 renew tax credits with a month to go

More than 1,500,000 renew tax credits with a month to go

Jul 03, 2016 00:01 BST
More than 1.5 million people have renewed their tax credits already, with four weeks le...

Two arrests in HMRC fuel raid

Two arrests in HMRC fuel raid

Jul 01, 2016 16:02 BST
Two men have been arrested in connection with a joint investigation by HM Revenue and C...

Film tax scheme fraudsters jailed for more than 36 years

Film tax scheme fraudsters jailed for more than 36 years

Jul 01, 2016 14:19 BST
A group of film producers, accountants, financial advisers and investment bankers who a...

HMRC arrest three during investigation into suspected £300m corporation tax scam

HMRC arrest three during investigation into suspected £300m corporation tax scam

Jun 29, 2016 11:05 BST
Three men have been arrested in connection with an investigation, by HM Revenue and Cus...

Lancashire tobacco smuggler’s payback time

Lancashire tobacco smuggler’s payback time

Jun 28, 2016 15:24 BST
A Lancashire man caught smuggling illegal cigarettes and tobacco into the UK, has been ...