July 8th, 2014

Quote of the Day

Margaret Hodge offers what could be the beginnings of a confession at today’s Tax Transparency Debate in the House of Commons:

“I don’t understand tax. Hiding behind my lack of understanding is not good enough.”


9 Comments

  1. 1
    Whippersnapper2 says:

    No sh*t !!!

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  2. 2
    Taxpayer says:

    That would be on account of Hodge’s previous mob complicating it to the point the no-one understands it.

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  3. 3
    excon says:

    Why was the grandstanding hypocrite on a commons select committee?

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  4. 4
    Henry Crun says:

    Probably no more than she understands child care

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  5. 5
    Hodge the Dodge says:

    Of course she understands it particularly the bit about not paying it

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    • 9

      There was a young lady called Stemcor
      With vast riches piled at her front door
      She switched on to Labour
      Did herself a favour
      By forgetting tax due as an encore

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  6. 6

    She knows enough to hire an army of accountants though!

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  7. 7
    Keith Vazeline - Home Office Committee Chairman says:

    Vile hypocrite but she is still one of my best friends.

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  8. 8
    Cupertino says:

    That has never stopped her putting the boot in on the subject to others.

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