Danny Alexander
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Lib Dems: Danny Alexander promises tax evasion crackdown

More than 2,000 tax inspectors will be recruited to crack down on tax evasion among the wealthiest people in the UK, Danny Alexander has said.

The Chief Secretary to the Treasury told the Lib Dem conference that this would ensure 350,000 top earners paid their "fair share" of tax.

Efforts to raise an extra £7bn by 2015 from evaders were "on track", he said.

  • 18 Sep 2011
Go to next video: Lib Dems 'are delivering in government'