||All England Reporter
|| All ER (D) 211 (Jul)
||Court of Appeal, Criminal Division
Dyson LJ, Silber J and Judge Goddard QC
||Stuart Rafferty (assigned by the Registrar of Criminal Appeals) for the defendant.
||12 July 2002
Sentencing - Taking steps with view to fraudulent evasion of VAT - Exceptional circumstances - Defendant having medical condition causing hardship in prison - Custodial sentence - Disparity - Whether sentence manifestly excessive.
It was appropriate to take a merciful course and reduce the defendant's sentence of 12 months' imprisonment for an offence of taking steps with view to fraudulent evasion of VAT in the exceptional circumstances because of his medical condition.
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