fraud

Tea, toast and marmite at the ready? Good! Then lets begin our third *ever* 9am Lowdown. Hold on to your hats, folks - here comes a lighthearted look at five of today's stories. 

A North Yorkshire accountant has been jailed for six years for one count of fraud and one of obtaining a money transfer by deception at Bradford Crown Court. 

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A former accounts assistant was jailed for three years for defrauding his employer, the Norwich Chamber of Commerce, of more than £320,000.

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Hi, my client has been stitched up by his two co-directors.

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Two pharmacists who lied about exporting life-saving cancer and HIV medicines to Nigeria have been jailed for six and a half years for fraudulently claiming £300,000 in VAT repayments.

There are various levels of HMRC investigation ranging from a simple phone call telling your client that they have miscalculated their tax liability all the way to

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HP says Autonomy's founder and former boss Michael Lynch "should be held accountable for fraud" over HP's takeover of Autonomy in 2011.

American R&B singer Ne-Yo, real name Shaffer Smith, is suing his ex-manager and accountant for US$8m after he claimed he defrauded him of

An Irish conman who pretended he was a forensic accountant and lived "four separate lives" has been jailed for two years.

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