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29% increase in extra tax collected by HMRC through investigations into High Net Worths

The amount of extra tax collected by HMRC through investigations into High Net Worths and other wealthy individuals jumped 29% to £1.2bn* last year, up from £919m in 2016/17, our research shows.

HMRC has been ramping up its investigations into High Net Worths following a 2017 Parliamentary report which found that HMRC’s crackdown on this taxpayer group was not as successful as it could have been.