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i'm wealthy. obviously. i think of myself as incredibly lucky and i pay all my tax. it seems pretty obvious to me that's what any self-respecting person should do. so i'd be quite happy to see rich people who evade  and avoid tax publicly flogged, alongside the wealthy directors of corporations who do the same, particularly at a time when the government is slashing public services. or indeed at any time. jesus, i mean how do you justify the fourth home in martinique when people are dying of starvation? come to think of it why don't we flog leading members of the coalition too, given that they have actually made it easier for those people and corporations to avoid tax by cutting funding to the already underfunded h m revenue and customs, then stuck two fingers up at the rest of the country by employing philip green as a government advisor...