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Bristol man one of Britain's most wanted tax fraudsters

Bristol businessman Nasser Ahmed has been named as one of "Britain's most wanted" tax fugitives.

He has been on the run since fleeing from Bristol Crown Court eight years ago owing £156 million.

He was jailed for six years in his absence. Today his face was published on a website with 30 other suspects being sought by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs.

Bob Constantine reports.


Bristol man on list of most wanted alleged fraudsters

A man from Bristol is on a list of the UK's 20 most wanted alleged fraudsters and tax evaders.

40 year old Nasser Ahmed is wanted for his role in a large scale VAT fraud which cost the taxpayer an estimated £156m.

Ahmed fled the UK in 2005 and was sentenced to six years in his absence.

HM Revenue and Customs believe Ahmed is residing in Pakistan.