One of the UK’s most wanted tax fugitives, Magdalena Ferkova, was jailed this week at Nottingham Crown Court.
The Czech Republic national was sentenced to five years in prison for her part in a £1.2m benefit fraud.
She was part of a five-strong family gang who duped people into coming to the UK as ‘benefit tourists’. The gang duped vulnerable nationals from Slovakia and the Czech Republic into coming to Nottingham, where they were told they would be given jobs.
But in reality, the foreign nationals’ passports were...