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Stamp Duty Land Tax: Fraud

Question for Treasury

UIN 77, tabled on 11 May 2021

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many investigations into land tax fraud his Department has conducted in each of the last five years.

Answered on

19 May 2021

Over the last five years HMRC have undertaken interventions into land tax fraud that have closed 1121 risks and generated £1.563 billion of yield.

HMRC’s statutory duty of taxpayer confidentiality prevent them from commenting on the specifics of any case.

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