Altrincham bookkeeper tax cheat brought to account
A bookkeeper who admitted trying to steal £75,000 in a tax fraud has been sentenced.
Matthew Ashworth, 26, of Place Road, Altrincham, submitted fake VAT returns for two companies he owned in a bid to steal £74,947, a HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) investigation found.
Ashworth was the sole director of Electus Accountancy Services and Grandstream Warehouse Ltd, which supplied office phones.
He forged 28 purchase invoices from other companies, claiming that he had completed work for them.
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