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So that you can see what has been going on with the Uber case we have filed here (1) a copy of our letter to Uber’s solicitors (2) a copy of our pleadings (3) a copy of the ‘Response pack’ (4) our application for costs protection (5) our Director, Jo Maugham’s witness statement supporting that application and (6) the exhibit to that witness statement… [Read more here].
ITV report: “ITV News has learned Uber faces another legal challenge, this time for alleged tax avoidance. Jo Maugham QC, founder of The Good Law Project, plans to sue the company for non-payment of VAT.
Maugham argues Uber should be charging VAT on the taxi services it offers. Maugham calculates the company’s tax liability for London alone in 2015 at just under £20 million. He is pursuing the money on behalf of the taxpayer.”