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Disgraced former Lancs magistrate jailed for VAT fraud

15th May 2013


A DISGRACED former Lancashire magistrate and property developer has been jailed for 40 months for his part in a VAT fraud worth nearly £1m.Simon Price,44, who now lives in the Gloucester area, was sentenced along with his partner in crime, 45-year-old John Neil Smith, the boss of a Preston building firm, who received a 42 month jail term.Price had pleaded guilty to 27 charges involving VAT fraud and falsifying documents at Bolton Magistrates Court in September 2012. Smith, 45, a had denied 11 similar charges and was found gui......for the full story register now for free or login below...

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