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“Buy her a glass of wine beforehand. It worked for me.”

MGM’s Andrew Tully dispenses some valuable tactical advice to head of media Paul Keeble ahead of his three-month review.

“VAT is actually a very simple tax.”

Grant Thornton UK director of indirect taxes Stuart Brodie vainly tries to reassure an MM hack on a technical tax story.

“I think I’m going to give up selling pensions and become a secondhand car salesman.”

Baker Tilly isle of Man principle Stuart Clifford on the headache of operating in the world of pensions.

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