When I was first sentenced, I did what I could to try and raise the over inflated figure by placing my property in cyprus on the market.
Then for years I was told to pay up or they would impose the default sentence. I would let them know there had been no interest in the property and then I would hear nothing for a month or so until I got the next threatening letter.
As I said before, this started seven years ago now and my health has really suffered. I need to know if this is a human rights issue as stated on the cps website.
I just typed in confiscation orders and it came up with the cps website. If you look into the principles section you will find it in there.
I don't have it in front of me but it goes something like this, ' Any inordinate delay in activating the default sentence could result in a breach of the defendant's rights under ECHR no. (Cant remember) and may result in a loss of powers under POCA.
Tomorrow I will go through the process and relay it back to you so you can find it.
I have looked into it and can now see that the site has been updated and that what I had quoted you no longer exists.
I'm now relying on the case being disproportionate . I was prosecuted for tax evasion. My original solicitor took the police figures as gospel and never got anyone in to check them.
£50,000 should not have been included in the figure and I should only have payed the tax on the further £2000,000. Instead they want every penny.
There must be some human rights issues. No one should have prison dangled in their face for seven years. Its inhumane.