UK: HMRC snubbed fraud inquiry into Tory donor Lycamobile

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British officials refused to aid a French tax fraud and money-laundering investigation into a UK telecoms company, pointing out it was the biggest corporate donor to the Conservatives.

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) refused to approve a request for help from prosecutors looking to enter the offices of Lycamobile as part of an investigation into alleged financial crime.