Kevin Rabbitte, a director of a Westman Plant and Civils Limited, should be disqualified for a period of 14 years and three months.

The High Court has imposed one of the longest disqualification periods ever handed down on a company director who admitted his role in a scheme which (...)

It is claimed VAT due on the goods bought in the UK by Kevin Rabbitte was not paid to Revenue when the machinery was subsequently sold on in Ireland.  The Four Courts. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

The High Court has been asked to impose the maximum disqualification period possible on a company director who has admitted his role in a fraudulent s(...)