The government has launched a new beefed-up crime agency in the mould of the
The new agency, called the Serious Organised Crime Agency, launches today,
and is intended to take on drug trafficking, organised immigration crimes, money
laundering and identity fraud in particular.
The body will have new powers, including the ability to strike deals with
criminals in exchange for them providing evidence in broader investigations.
"The whole idea of HMRC officials supplying confidential information about individuals to the media on a non-attributable basis is, or should be, a matter of serious concern," say Supreme Court judges
UK-based non-doms have paid ten times more tax than the average taxpayer, raising concerns over the Brexit impact on non-dom contributions and therefore, the economy
A senior MP has questioned the impact of HMRC’s decision to undertake yet another radical overhaul of its internal structure
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