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VAT: Tax Evasion

Question for HM Treasury

UIN HL5614, tabled on 20 February 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government how much potential revenue they estimate the Government is losing each year through carousel or missing trader intra-community fraud.

Answered on

6 March 2018

I refer the Hon Member to the answer that I gave on 4 December to the Rt Hon. Baroness Primarolo (HL3403). The information is also available in Chapter 2 of the ‘Measuring Tax Gaps’ publication.[1]

[1] https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/measuring-tax-gaps

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