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UK small businesses face uncertain funding future

More than a third (35%) of SMEs in the UK are increasingly concerned about their ability to gain funding in the run up to Brexit, a study by Hiscox has revealed. Recent economic and political uncertainty has adversely affected business confidence, and caused concern...

Tax fraudsters sentenced for £46m wine scam

A pair of London fraudsters, who evaded £46.5 million in tax by smuggling wine into the UK, have been sentenced for a total of 17.5 years. Livio Mazzarello, 57, and Louisa Mbadugha, 59, who ran The Italian Wine Company Ltd from premises in Neasden, lied about the...
Rochdale tax fraudster to repay £400k

Rochdale tax fraudster to repay £400k

A Rochdale businessman, who pocketed nearly £1.25 million from two VAT frauds, has been ordered to repay almost £400,000 or face another four years in jail after an investigation by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). Mubbashir Alam, 42, of Maldon Street, set up eight fake...
Leasehold ban for new builds

Leasehold ban for new builds

The government has announced radical new proposals that will see a crackdown on abuses of the leasehold system, designed to deliver a fairer and more transparent system for homebuyers. The move was announced by Communities Secretary Sajid Javid, and applies to new...