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Friday 20 January 2017 loc: GB

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£15m illegal alcohol gang jailed

A criminal gang that ran a £15 million illicit alcohol operation in the UK has been jailed for a total of 19 years after being caught with piles of ‘dirty’ cash.

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 No Comments »

Pubs cut prices for Tax Parity Day

A number of pubs and high street restaurants are taking part in the kind of protest that consumers like to see as they cut prices in a battle against VAT.

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 No Comments »

UK pubs urged to join in Tax Parity Day

Pubs, restaurants and other UK hospitality outlets are being urged to cut their prices by 7.5% as part of a national day of action aimed at bringing in VAT parity.

Friday, June 21st, 2013 2 Comments »

Two jailed over £5m wine tax fraud

Two men have been jailed after being found guilty of excise duty and VAT evasion after trying to smuggle illicit Italian wine into the UK.

Friday, March 15th, 2013 No Comments »

WSTA blames duty hikes for falling sales

The Wine & Spirit Trade Association warns that consumers cannot afford further alcohol duty hikes in this month’s Budget.

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 2 Comments »

Catering sector seeks favourable tax break

The dilemma facing the government is how to reduce the national deficit whilst protecting employment.

Friday, October 14th, 2011 No Comments »

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