Multinationals 'can afford to work around our tax system'

Robert Oxley from the Taxpayers Alliance has told Daybreak that multinationals, such as Starbucks, Amazon and Google, "can afford the accountants and the well-paid lawyers to work their way around our tax system."

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Major firms quizzed over tax

Starbucks, Google and Amazon are bring questioned by MPs on the Public Accounts Committee on the issue of tax avoidance. The multinational firms are accused of paying little or no tax on their UK earnings.