David Davis MP leads House of Commons debate on the Loan Charge

Posted in News

As reported in the Yorkshire Post: Speaking in a Commons debate on the saga today (Thursday), the Haltemprice and Howden Conservative – who has been a strident campaigner in the case – said it was an issue of “natural justice”. The loan charge is an anti-avoidance measure introduced in the 2016 Budget to address tax […]

David Davis MP writes in the Evening Standard urging the Home Secretary to delay the extradition of Dr Mike Lynch and reform the UK/US Extradition Treaty

Posted in Articles

As published in the Evening Standard: Dr Mike Lynch should be a British success story. He co-founded a data-processing company called Autonomy, which by 2010 was Britain’s largest software company. In 2011, it was sold to HP for £7.1 billion. But later HP claimed that Autonomy was overvalued and sued Lynch for fraud in the […]

David Davis MP: If the Government does not intervene on the Loan Charge, MPs will be forced to find a legislative route

Posted in Articles

As published in Politics Home: The loan charge is a legislative, operational and communications failure on a grand scale by HMRC, writes David Davis MP. For months many thousands of people across the country will have been eagerly awaiting the publication of the independent review of the Loan Charge. But they will be bitterly disappointed […]