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Tax deal for student loans boss

Issue No. 2289

Student loans company boss Ed Lester has saved thousands of pounds through a tax deal with the Tories. It was signed between the treasury and Lester in 2010.

Lester’s gross salary was paid into his private company account with no tax deducted. The deal has now ceased.

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Tue 7 Feb 2012, 18:06 GMT
Issue No. 2289
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