The former head of financial accounting at an NHS Trust has been given a five-year jail sentence for defrauding two primary care trusts of £2.2m.
An accountant received a three-year jail sentence at Lincoln Crown Court this week for stealing more than £240,000 over a four-year period from a property business.
KPMG’s fraud barometer has reported a rise in the number of younger, more 'tech-savvy' fraudsters in cases going through the Crown Courts.
Former Fisher Phillips partner Adam Woricker has been jailed for eight years after pleading guilty to 32 theft and fraud offences.
A Bristol businessman involved in a £156m VAT fraud wants to return to the UK and face his prison sentence after nearly 10 years on the run.
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.