Nadhim Zahawi fights for his political life after admitting tax ‘error’

Embattled Tory party chair reveals he made ‘careless but not deliberate’ error over multimillion-pound share sale

Nadhim Zahawi was battling to save his political career on Saturday night after he finally admitted reaching a tax settlement with HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) following an “error” over a controversial multimillion-pound shareholding in the polling company YouGov.

In a carefully worded statement, Zahawi appeared to confirm that HMRC had carried out an investigation into his financial affairs while he was serving as chancellor last summer. Zahawi, now the Tory party chairman, said that the tax authority had concluded that he had made a “careless but not deliberate” error.

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@MarsPioneer

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Posted on: 2023-02-02 23:19

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Posted on: 2023-01-29 00:13

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Posted on: 2023-01-28 19:45

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Rishi Sunak is facing Sir Keir Starmer at Prime Minister’s Questions as Tory Chairman Nadhim Zahawi remains in post… https://t.co/mJk2VuHCsU

Posted on: 2023-01-28 10:57

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Posted on: 2023-01-27 10:41

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Nadhim Zahawi fights for his political life after admitting tax ‘error’ | Nadhim Zahawi | The Guardian https://t.co/xMXw0GN4XJ

Posted on: 2023-01-27 00:27