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A National Audit Office (NAO) study on tax fraud broadly supports HMRC’s efforts to close its £34bn tax gap, while gently questioning the quality of the data behind that strategy.
Accountant Terrance Potter has been convicted of attempting to steal £2.2m in a tax fraud linked to the film industry.
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Welcome to the Friday 9am Lowdown.
An Oxfordshire barrister has been jailed for three years after pleading guilty to a £274,000 tax fraud.
A bookkeeper who admitted falsifying PAYE tax returns has been jailed for 15 months.
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