HMRC issues £3.2 million in money laundering penalties

240 supervised businesses were fined between 1 July and 31 Dec 2022 by HMRC for breaching MLR aimed at preventing criminals from exploiting illicit cash. Xpress Money Services Ltd was hit with a large fine of £1.4 million for failing to carry out risk assessments not...

HMRC list on Suspension & cancellation of AML supervision

HMRC publishes updated list of businesses whose registration for AML supervision has been suspended or cancelled from 2022. This information is published in accordance with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017…

HMRC Guidance on AML for UK Art Market

HMRC publishes guidance to help art market participants meet their obligations for money laundering supervision. Art market participants who deal in sales, purchases and/or storage of works of art with an individual value, for a single transaction, or a...