David Perrin, a former deputy managing director at Vantis Tax, has been ordered to pay back £809,692 or face a further three years in prison.
A judge at Blackfriars Crown Court has given Perrin six months to pay the money back.
In February last year the accountant was sentenced to 18 months in prison for running a £70m tax scam at Vantis. The fraud generated profits of more than £4.5m for him and his boss Roy Faichney, managing director of Vantis Tax.
Perrin’s 18 month prison sentence was...
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