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Fraud losses 'cost £30bn a year'
New research suggests fraud costs the UK more than £30bn per year. The National Fraud Authority has produced the first official government estimate of fraudulent activities - from tax scams to identity theft.
The Authority says it equated to £621 per adult a year, and is mostly recovered through increased taxation.
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