Lorraine Kelly mocked by critics after escaping £1.2 million tax bill arguing on-screen persona is a ’performance’
Thursday, 21 March 2019 Lorraine Kelly has faced criticism from online [Getty] Daytime TV host Lorraine Kelly recently escaped a £1.2 million tax bill after winning a legal battle with HMRC. The 59 year old became embroiled in a spat with tax authorities in 2016, as they tried to make her hand over almost £900,000 in income tax and over £300,000 in national insurance because she was an “employee”. However, she insisted she provides services to broadcasters such as ITV as a freelancer through her own ...
Once you’ve crunched the numbers, you may find yourself looking at a tax bill you’re not all that excited to pay. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get something out of the deal either, and that’s when your credit card comes in… maybe.
Colombian singer Shakira Mebarak arrives in court to testify for tax fraud in Esplugues de Llobregat in the outskirts of Barcelona, Spain June 6, 2019. REUTERS/Albert Gea BARCELONA, Spain (Reuters) -..