British government to investigate and discovered more than 2,000 senior civil servants are millions of pounds of tax evasion by transferring income to channel companies and private organizations. This means that on paper, the company paid for them rather than the state.
Finance Minister Danny Alexander acknowledged the scale of the public tax evasion is "too much imagination." Through private companies, civil servants pay tax of 21% instead of close personal income tax rate is much higher.
The survey showed Mr. Ed Lester, director of student loans (a state agency), has negotiated with a private company to hide tens of thousands of pounds in taxes. Rather than pay £ 182,000 in taxes, Mr. Lester only have to pay £ 40,000 per year.
He said the Finance Ministry is implementing measures to collect nearly 2,000 cases of tax evasion and a ban on similar agreements between individuals and private companies.
According to Daily Mail