“Claims that they are leading the world in clamping down on tax ring hollow as these backroom 'sweetheart' deals come to light"

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“Claims that they are leading the world in clamping down on tax ring hollow as these backroom "sweetheart" deals come to light and no real action is taken."
Anna Walker, a spokesperson for UK Uncut Legal Action, criticises the scale of the scale of the government's "sweetheart" tax deals.

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