Thursday, October 25, 2012

David Cameron accepts free iPad from Apple despite saying he was not happy about global firms avoiding tax

Official details of gifts given to the Prime Minister show the iPad was kept for 'official use' but he declined sportswear given by former Tory chancellor Lord Lamont.

In the Commons, Labour MP Margaret Hodge, chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, said: ‘Apple, Google, Facebook, eBay and Starbucks have between them avoided nearly £900 million of tax. .... and the rest