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Taxman targets profits from online trading sites

Consumer sites like eBay and Amazon marketplace are starting to be targeted by the taxman.

The e-marketplaces campaign is aimed at people who trade goods at a profit but do not pay tax.

BBC Radio 5 live's Shelagh Fogarty and Dominic Laurie looked into the issue with eBay user Andy Kempa and Gabrielle McParlin, a tax director at Deloitte.

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  • 17 May 2012