Former cabinet minister Andrew Mitchell, who resigned over the Plebgate scandal back in 2012, invested in a film investment scheme that the government has now decl
A film fraudster has been jailed for three years and eight months after cheating the public revenue of £1.6m in VAT.
HMRC said it has paid £995m in tax relief to British film productions since 2007.
Investors in a film-investment scheme face a large tax bill after an upper tier tax tribunal ruled that "Eclipse 35" does not deliver the tax relief it claimed.
A producer who made a 3D film has been sentenced to three years in prison for £1.5m VAT fraud.
A producer who made the UK's first 3D film has been found guilty of a £1.5m VAT fraud.
Filming of the next Star Wars movie will return to the UK, as the force - and attraction - remains strong with the country’s film tax incentives.