If you want to see a 24 carat Government cock-up gradually unfurl before your very eyes…

by Stephen Tall on April 10, 2012

… Then you could do worse than follow the quite absurd contortions the Coalition is currently executing as it attempts to defend its Charity Tax. The Charity Tax — if you haven’t yet come across the term — caps the (…)

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National Theatre boss says Jeremy Hunt blindsided by Coalition ‘Charity Tax’ #giveitbackgeorge

by Stephen Tall on April 10, 2012

So says The Guardian today: The culture secretary, Jeremy Hunt, was blindsided by Treasury plans to restrict tax relief for philanthropists, the National Theatre’s artistic director, Sir Nicholas Hytner, has claimed. Hytner is one of a number of figures from (…)

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