Tags: stamp duty
London solicitor jailed for £380k stamp duty fraud
The former owner of a West London law firm has been jailed for more than three years for stealing £380,000 in stamp duty.
End of an era as stamp presses decommissioned by HMRC
HM Revenue and Customs’ (HMRC) Stamp Duty press machines will be officially retired from service on 19 July 2021, marking the end of over 300 years of tax-related history.
Five ways HMRC can help boost your finances
From helping people buy their first home to government-funded top-ups for savers, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is supporting Talk Money Week and reminding taxpayers how the department can help boost their finances.
London conveyancer jailed for stamp duty fraud
A conveyancer from Harrow, who swindled his clients and HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) out of almost £352,500 in stamp duty land tax, was jailed for three years and four months on Friday (13 November).
Scam solicitor sentenced in tax fraud
A Leicester solicitor, who stole nearly £1 million in tax by falsifying property conveyancing documents and lying to his clients, has been sentenced to 10 years jail after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
Ex-solicitor cons clients in £1.6m tax fraud
A former North east solicitor, who was behind a fraudulent Stamp Duty Land Tax avoidance scheme designed to steal thousands of pounds from clients, has been sentenced after a joint investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) and Northumbria Police.
Stamp Duty tax avoidance scheme scuppered
A tax tribunal has ruled against a Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) avoidance scheme, protecting £135 million in tax.