Patrick Harvie calls for “corporate kleptomaniacs” to be cut off from public funding
£500m pot of new investment funds should go to ethical businesses, Scottish Green leader says
FIRMS THAT DODGE TAX should be blocked from accessing the new half a billion pound pot of public money from the Scottish Government, Green co-convener Patrick Harvie MSP has said.
Following the announcement of the new investment fund, Harvie called on the government to set tough anti-tax avoidance rules to provide a disincentive to “corporate kleptomaniacs” milking the system, while failing to pay their fair share.
SNP members renew calls for ‘task force’ on Scotch whisky industry
SNP members resubmit motion on whisky industry to conference which was rejected last year
SNP members have renewed calls for the Scottish Government to establish a task force to investigate whether Scotland is getting sufficient benefit from its whisky industry.