How far would you go to avoid tax?MoneySaving Poll Results

Poll started 12 July 2011:

How far would you go to avoid tax?

If the opportunity arose, how far would you go to avoid (legal) or evade (illegal) tax?

Please tick the lowest one you would do (or have done)


Anything WITHIN the law – including loopholes3,410 votes (60 %)
Anything – even if illegal provided I wouldn’t be caught689 votes (12 %)
Only official schemes like ISAs or pensions867 votes (15 %)
Working cash in hand / false receipt to evade tax678 votes (12 %)

                   5,644 votes received.

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