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 Welsh accountant was jailed for more than two-and-a-half years for hiding the profits of a motor racing business in a £140,000 tax fraud.
A big recent conviction showed HMRC making headway against the surge of bogus tax rebate claims that have plagued the self assessment system in recent years.
An accountant serving an 18-month prison sentence for tax fraud has been ordered to repay £195,500 or face a further two-and-a-half years in jail.
A producer who made a 3D film has been sentenced to three years in prison for £1.5m VAT fraud.