Belfast Telegraph

UK Website Of The Year

Treasury in tribunal fight

Published 31/05/2012

A civil servant who says he was sacked after claiming that top Treasury officials undermined a key tax policy of Chancellor George Osborne "seemed incapable of working in a team environment", an employment tribunal has heard.

Senior tax adviser David Owen (48), who worked for the Treasury for 18 years, says he was unfairly dismissed for whistleblowing.

Your Comments

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting?

Read More

From Belfast Telegraph