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The High Court ruled that the Electoral Commission had misunderstood the law surrounding donations during the EU Referendum. The ruling is scathing, calling the Electoral Commission “unconstructive”, says it lacked “any rational basis”, was “arbitrary” and its approach to the law is a “recipe for abuse of the spending restrictions”. 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.”