HMRC Related Fraud & VAT

Facilitating Tax Evasion

 11th Mar 2019  News

Facilitating Tax Evasion   HMRC is reported to be investigating alleged violations of a new criminal offence, part of the crackdown on money laundering, for the first time.   A freedom of information reques... Read more

Money go Round

 27th Feb 2019  News

Counterfeit Currency - You May Pay a Very High Price   In straitened financial circumstances, it can be tempting to consider purchasing counterfeit money. While the price of such 'currency' fluctuates widely, it i... Read more

A Taxing Problem

 20th Sep 2017  News

A Taxing Problem For Business Change Ahead The main provisions of the Criminal Finances Act 2017 come into force on 30th September 2017, and there are important things for a business to know. New Provisions While tax... Read more

Conspiracy to Defraud

 Jan 2017  Case Studies

R v H [2012] Croydon Crown Court - This was the penultimate case in a string of HMRC frauds perpetrated and conducted by the primary group who had went about setting up this particular case. As a result of a breakdown in financial negotiations the secondary group attacked the self-assessment income tax return electronic system resulting i... Read more

Conspiracy to Steal

 Dec 2016  Case Studies

R v Y and Ors [2014] Southwark Crown Court-The defendant was charged with Conspiracy to steal and was one in a series of trials involving the organised and systematic attack on national banking houses by use of KVM device technology. The defendant along with others was alleged to have been part of a team that systematically attacked, by w... Read more