Details of successful prosecution of contractor loan promoter

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Dear HM Revenue and Customs,

In the Westminster Hall on 20th November 2018, John Glen MP, Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, responded to questions from his colleagues.

He claimed that HMRC was prosecuting up to five promoters of schemes marketed to contractors and which involved loans. Of these he claimed one had resulted in an HMRC "win" and four were either pending or were subjudice.

Mr Glen did not name the decided case.

Can you please advise us of the name of that decision and when it was published?

We are aware that similar requests for information have been refused on the grounds of an exemption. This reason cannot be valid for a published decision.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours faithfully,

Graham Webber

foi.team@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk on behalf of FOI Central Team, HM Revenue and Customs

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Dear Mr Webber

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 22
November 2018.

Yours sincerely,

HMRC Freedom of Information Team