Category Tax Exile

Watch the BBC Panorama on the Barclay Twins

Somebody was kind enough to upload the documentary to YouTube. If you still haven’t seen it, I highly recommend that you do. It sheds light on all the dirty tactics the Barclay brothers use to get ahead. Advertisements

The Guardian: Barclay brothers want £1bn “windfall”

Well, we’ve been blogging about it for a while, but now the Guardian & Panorama is finally on it: The Barclays’s attempt at sucking £1bn out of the UK taxpayer is now being exposed in major news outlets…. The Guardian BBC Independent TNT Magazine Now the cat is out of the bag, can we please […]

The Barclay brother’s offshore Empire

Here is a visual guide to the tax-dodging structure of the Barclays. Most of the major companies in the Barclay empire are ultimately owned by offshore entities… (check for your self on e.g. Duedil).

BBC’s Panorama Barclay brothers investigation finally to be aired

A month back, the BBC was about to air an investigation on the Barclay brothers, but got cold feet. Tomorrow evening, the Panorama programme can finally be seen. “The Tax Haven Twins” is an investigation by John Sweeney into “the secretive world of the billionaire Barclay twins”. Sweeney was sued by the Barclays in the […]

The Times: Barclay Brothers are tax-dodgers

Sir Frederick said: “Sir David and I left the UK over 23 years ago for health reasons and not for tax reasons in any shape or form.” That’s why they live on a cold, windy Channel Island… Links to article$:

The Littlewoods Tax Case (or How The Barclay Brothers Sued the UK for £1bn)

Through their company, Littlewoods Ltd, the tax-dodging Barclay brothers are suing the UK taxpayer for £1bn, blowing “a multibillion-pound hole in the government’s deficit reduction plans” according to Stuart Walsh, partner at Pinsent Masons. Littlewoods, owned by the brothers investment company, is suing the HMRC for £1bn as they argue that they’re owed a compounded […]

Meet Lady Beatrice, The Barclay brothers’ yacht

In Monaco is the brothers’ luxurious yacht, Lady Beatrice Details: Yacht name: Lady Beatrice Length: 197 ft • 60 m Builder: Feadship • Royal Van Lent Shipyard, Holland Naval architect: De Voogt Naval Architects