'Shock' at BBC tax arrangements

MPs have raised concerns that the BBC employs up to 25,000 people a year who do not pay tax at source.

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The BBC hands out 25,000 contracts a year that can help its workers pay less tax, MPs will say today Credit: Clara Molden/PA Wire

The cross-party Public Accounts Committee (PAC) said it was "shocked" to discover how many off-payroll contracts, under which individuals must make their own tax and national insurance payments, were provided by the BBC.

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MPs' shock at BBC tax deals

MPs have raised concerns that the BBC employs up to 25,000 people a year who do not pay tax at source.