Her Majestys Revenues and Customs

HMRC 'Failures' Costing Billions In Lost Taxes

PA | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK

Billions of pounds of taxpayers' money is being lost because of the failure of HM Revenue and Customs to clamp down effectively on fraud and error, MP...

Fraudsters Faked Hollywood Blockbuster Starring Andrea McLean In Tax Scam

PA | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK

Fraudsters who pretended to be behind a Hollywood blockbuster were forced to hastily make a film called A Landscape Of Lies on a shoestring budget in ...

Hanging On The Taxman's Telephone

PA | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

The taxman has been condemned for delays in answering phone calls that have been costing callers £136 million a year. The National Audit Office (N...

Customs Under Fire For £1bn Alcohol Tax Evasion Failures

PA | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Politics

Customs officials have been criticised for failing to crack down on criminal gangs who dodge alcohol tax at an estimated cost to the Treasury of more ...

HMRC Tax Projects Failed To Deliver 'Any Additional Benefits'

PA | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK

A public spending watchdog has found two projects costing £98 million that were set up to boost tax collection rates failed to help rake in any extra...

Six Million People to Benefit from £300 Tax Rebates

PA | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK

Around six million people could receive tax rebates of around £300 each, while one million others will be told they have underpaid to the tune of ...