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What's the government doing to reduce tax avoidance and evasion? Infographic

An interactive breakdown of what is being done to reduce tax avoidance and evasion across government.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

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A preview of the interactive infographic

The vast majority of UK individuals and businesses pay the tax that is due. However, there is a small minority who don’t.

This imposes an unfair burden on the honest majority and prevents money from reaching the crucial public services that need it. We want to stop people cheating the tax system and collect more of what’s owed.

Our interactive infographic gives an overview of the government’s approach to reducing tax avoidance and evasion. To find out more, use the interactive links giving specific updates - including policy announcements and consultations.

Photo by Alan Cleaver on Flickr, used under Creative Commons.

Published 6 September 2013