The Revenue was sold the address www.inlandrevenue.org.uk by internet entrepreneur Alex Nelson, who runs a transport ticket sales site.
As a sideline, his site is home to 700 so-called domain names that he has registered at a total cost of £40,000 - many addresses that internet users imagine big name organisations will be using.
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