Ed Lester

MPs 'Shocked' At BBC Tax Avoidance

PA | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

MPs have raised concerns that the BBC employs up to 25,000 people a year who do not pay tax at source. The cross-party Public Accounts Committee (P...

Student Loans Chief To Stand Down Over Tax Controversy

PA | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Student Loans Company head Ed Lester will stand down when his contract expires next year in the wake of controversy over his tax arrangements. Lest...

I Knew Nothing, Claims Treasury Minister Over Claims Student Loans Chief Dodged Tax

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The chief secretary to the treasury has been grilled by MPs over the head of the student loans company dodging tax worth tens of thousands of pounds. ...

Student Loans Head Investigated Over Tax Avoidance

PA/Huffington Post | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The earnings of the head of the Student Loans Company are to be investigated after it emerged he was dodging tax, saving him "tens of thousands of pou...

The Curious Tax Affairs Of The Student Loans Chief

PA | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The Treasury is to review the tax affairs of top civil servants after it emerged the head of the Student Loans Company (SLC) is paid via a company wit...