£44,000 tax fiddle charge

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

A Wigan man has appeared before justices accused of fiddling his tax returns to the tune of £44,000.

Dale Andrew Rigby, 28, of Ranmore Avenue, Ashton, faces two charges of dishonestly making false representations with regards to his self-assessment forms.

Wigan and Leigh magistrates granted him unconditional bail until March 29.