Woodbrooke has been a place of meeting and fellowship for nearly 120 years. Once the family home of prominent Quaker…
‘Building back fairer’
The ‘Fair Tax Foundation’ sponsors ‘Fair Tax Week,’ which will run from Saturday 5 to Sunday 13 June inclusive, incorporating ‘Tax Justice Sunday’ on 6 June. Fair Tax Week is a recognition of the companies and organisations which promote responsible tax conduct and pay their fair share of corporation tax. Using the hashtag #CelebratingFair, Fair Tax Week will feature digital events and provide a platform to explore the positive contribution corporation tax makes to society. Read more about the virtual meetings and events via THIS LINK.
As part of Fair Tax Week, an online Birmingham-focused event will take place on the evening of Wednesday 9 June. Speakers at the ‘Building back fairer’ gathering will be:
+ The Most Revd Bernard Longley (Archbishop of Birmingham)
+ Councillor Tristan Chatfield (Birmingham City Council)
+ Paul Monaghan (CEO of the Fair Tax Foundation)
+ Revd Ian Howarth (Chair of the Birmingham Methodist District)
+ Sue Richardson (Chair of ‘Church Action for Tax Justice’)
Attendees are requested to join the virtual meeting from 7.30pm on Wednesday 9 June, in time for a 7.45pm start. Join the Zoom meeting via THIS LINK, or visit www.zoom.us, using the meeting ID 852 8288 6670 and passcode 1945. For more information about the event, contact THIS ADDRESS. Read more about ‘Church Action for Tax Justice’ HERE.
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