Business leaders from region are among highest tax payers in the UK

JD Sports
Five business leaders from the North West have made the list of highest taxpayers in the country. Stephen Rubin, the majority owner of Bury based JD Sports, has been revealed as Britain’s highest taxpayer. The business paid £181.6m in taxes in 2017-18, according to a study by the Sunday Times. Denise, John and Peter Coates, the owners of Stoke firm bet365, were second on the list with a £156m tax bill. Sir James Dyson, who recently announced plans to move his company’s headquarters to Asia, was third on the top 5... For the full story register now for free or login below...