Belfast Telegraph

Friday 25 July 2014

Taxman contests Sportech victory

GAMING company Sportech's £80m battle with the taxman over a spot the ball competition looks set to drag into extra time.

HM Revenue and Customs said it will appeal after the Liverpool-based company won a court battle in March, arguing it was incorrectly charged VAT sales tax on its competition between 1979 and 1996.

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