Cheap fuel scam busted


The tax agency has uncovered a massive scam based in Alicante province that was distributing ‘modified’ diesel fuel from EU countries to low-cost service stations in order to avoid quality checks and taxes.

After more than a year of investigation directed by an Orihuela court they have made 43 arrests and investigated 90 businesses.

Full report in today’s Costa Blanca News – available from supermarkets, tobacconists/newspaper shops and online at

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