Financial News

London-listed gaming operator Sportech has confirmed that it will go to the Court of Appeal to try and overturn a ruling in its ongoing VAT repayment dispute with Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC).

The move follows a refusal by the Upper Tribunal of the Tax and Chancery Chamber to hear Sportech’s appeal against a decision ordering it to hand back £93m, which it been awarded for overpayment of VAT on a Spot the Ball game.

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