The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) was fined more than half a million pounds for owing HMRC £4m in VAT.
The fraud watchdog used to reclaim VAT on legal fees and some specialist staff.
A space travel company's former bookkeeper has been jailed for defrauding the business of £167,000.
Devon accountant Robert Carpenter was jailed at Exeter Crown Court last week after pleading guilty to a £95,000 VAT fraud.
A Northern Irish bookkeeper was jailed for nine months for her part in a £140,000 VAT fraud.
The former financial controller of a popular Bristol restaurant was jailed for defrauding the business of £200,000 via creative accounting.
A former chartered accountant who was jailed for a £60,000 fraud is helping inmates get tax rebates of up to £1,000.
HMRC has received the first data on credit and debit-card transactions of UK b
One of the UK’s most wanted tax fugitives, Magdalena Ferkova, was jailed this week at Nottingham Crown Court.
A Cornish accountant was sentenced to seven years in jail this week for defrauding his clients and cheating HMRC of £2m in tax.