Media coverage from our court hearing yesterday

Yesterday our case against HMRC’s sweetheart deal was heard at the High Court, where evidence was revealed showing that Goldman Sachs was let off millions of pounds of tax rightfully owed to the public purse to avoid ‘major embarrassment’ for George Osborne.

Here are our highlights of the coverage in the media:

GuardianTax chief waived £20m owed by bank ‘for fear of embarrassing chancellor’

Financial TimesCourt hears of ‘sweetheart’ Goldman tax deal (on the front page!)

The TelegraphHMRC accused of letting Goldmans off £20m tax to avoid ‘major embarrassment’ to Chancellor

Independent‘Sweetheart’ deal between HMRC and Goldman Sachs was struck to save Government embarrassment, court hears

Daily MailGoldman Sachs ‘was let off £20m tax bill when it signed up to Government’s flagship scheme to prevent embarrassing Osborne’

London Evening StandardTaxman’s deal with Goldman Sachs ‘was illegal and cost public £20m’

 Newspaper articles about the court vsdr

Thanks to everyone who came down and everyone who has supported this case.

Read more about the case, including key documents revealed in court.

One Response

  1. Tom says:

    This is why I pay UKuncut £5 a month. Insane value for money!

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