Tax fraud gang member jailed
The final gang member of an eight-strong gang from the West Midlands has been sentenced at Wolverhampton Crown Court
James Cowley, 28, has been sentenced to 16 months in prison, suspended for two years.
The gang’s ringleaders have now all been jailed for attempting to steal £300,000 through fake tax claims.
Ringleaders Mark Thorpe, aged 39, and Aaron Hayers, 35, asked colleagues to submit Self Assessment returns claiming they had paid too much tax, and took a percentage of their claims.
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