[Ed. – That would explain a few things. Wonder if they have to buy their own props for the street theater.]
Extinction Rebellion is paying activists up to £400 a week to lead the protests that have brought chaos to the streets of Britain, documents seen by The Mail on Sunday reveal.
Protesters have received payments totalling more than £70,000 in four months alone.
But the eco-protest group privately fears it could face a six-figure tax bill if the money, which is given as expenses, is deemed to be payment for work done on XR’s behalf.
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Last night, one Tory MP called on HMRC to launch an immediate investigation into the movement’s tax affairs.