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Old Nov 7th 2017, 9:58 am   #211
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Where do you put being rich enough to avoid inheritance tax and gifting all your children over a million each in your will? Is that moral?
Yes it is moral, as is minimising inheritance tax by gifting to charity. To open an ISA to minimise the tax paid on interest is also moral.

What is immoral is allowing rules to apply that only benefit the rich and indirectly penalise the poor e.g offshore practices.
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What is immoral is allowing rules to apply that only benefit the rich and indirectly penalise the poor e.g offshore practices.
I am 100% behind you on that bit
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I am 100% behind you on that bit
Who would deny Hamilton the 3 million vat he saved on his private ( for business use only , my a**** )private Jet by registering it in the Isle of Man.
If an Island is part of the UK or claims to be then UK tax rules should apply.
Sorry tax dodging residents of the Iom, the channel islands and anywhere else you can think of.
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Who would deny Hamilton the 3 million vat he saved on his private ( for business use only , my a**** )private Jet by registering it in the Isle of Man.
If an Island is part of the UK or claims to be then UK tax rules should apply.
Sorry tax dodging residents of the Iom, the channel islands and anywhere else you can think of.
Neither IoM or the channel islands are part of the UK, nor is Gibraltar, nor is Bermuda. That's the issue......
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Neither IoM or the channel islands are part of the UK, nor is Gibraltar, nor is Bermuda. That's the issue......
If they had been part of the UK then he could NOT have used them as a tax haven.
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Neither IoM or the channel islands are part of the UK, nor is Gibraltar, nor is Bermuda. That's the issue......
But when it suits they claim to be.
If not part of The UK tax regime, then 100% not part of the UK.
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So Priti Patel out, who next?
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So Priti Patel out, who next?
Boris Johnson, I hope..
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So Priti Patel out, who next?
I suspect Hammonds position is getting stronger by the day as his possible rivals are falling by the wayside one after the other.
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Boris Johnson, I hope..
yep - good call
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Boris Johnson, I hope..
Unfortunately it looks like a case of "keep your friends close but your enemies closer".
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He seems to be giving Iran 'evidence' over the imprisoned Brit woman, they are saying that what he says amounts to a confession of her guilt.

https://uk.news.yahoo.com/iranian-st...084549530.html

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Unfortunately it looks like a case of "keep your friends close but your enemies closer".
Yes, does make you wonder about the motive behind the recurring 'gaffs' by Johnson and May's tolerance of them to date.
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Now, 40 Tory MPs are ready to sign a motion of no confidence in Theresa May, so, who's next?..
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