tax fraud

A Cornish accountant was sentenced to seven years in jail this week for defrauding his clients and cheating HMRC of £2m in tax.


Richard Hillgrove, a PR adviser who has formerly worked for Dragons’ Den entrepreneur James Caan and other celebrities, has been found guilty on two counts of chea


The trial of celebrity PR adviser Richard Hillgrove is nearing its conclusion at Bristol Crown Court, with the prosecution and defence (Hillgrove himself) presenting their final arguments and t

Presenting his defence case at Bristol Crown Court, Richard Hillgrove claimed that HMRC’s investigator colluded with his former accountants Bishop Jones to c

Former RBS and Jefferies Group investment bankers, along with the director of a chartered IFA firm, were among 13 people charged over a £2.5m film tax fraud.


A Bradford accountant and former city councillor who stole more than £100,000 in income tax and VAT has been jailed for two years.


A Northern Irish chartered accountant has been jailed for six months for stealing £50,000 from clients to fund her gambling addiction.

A former solicitor who conned clients by encouraging them to sign up to a scheme to help reduce their tax liabilities has been given a suspended sentence.


A Coventry-based accountant who altered his clients' tax returns and lied about his own financial affairs to steal £186,500 has been