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Earlier in the week we filed with the High Court in Dublin an application for directions and a supporting affidavit. Essentially we are asking the court to make arrangements for the hearing at which it decides whether to refer our questions to the Court of Justice in Luxembourg. Our application sets out the form of questions we are seeking to have referred to the Court of Justice. There will be a hearing ‘not before 11am’ in the High Court in Dublin…. [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.”