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The tangled tale of Angela Nangle (1)

Review of ‘Regina v Vagina’ by Angela Nangle Just occasionally Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs do something thoroughly unreasonable and counter-productive; and when they do there is usually a politician or a lawyer somewhere behind it. The villains of this piece are Gordon Brown and Lord Grabiner QC. You’ve probably never heard of Lord Grabiner. …

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Is it true that some sex-workers have been prosecuted for tax evasion and won?

This question arises out of comments made on Punternet suggesting that because some working girls have been found not guilty of evading income tax on their earnings from prostitution it therefore follows that there is some doubt about whether they are taxable at all. The person who raised the issue said that she had spoken to three people in …

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