Richard Brooks (journalist)
Richard Brooks is an investigative journalist for Private Eye, and author of several books. He was previously (until 2005) a tax inspector at HMRC, "specialising in international and corporate taxation".
He won the 2008 Paul Foot Award for his investigation into the privatisation of the CDC Group. He is the author of The Great Tax Robbery: How Britain Became a Tax Haven for Fat Cats and Big Business (2013) and the co-author (with David Craig (author)) of Plundering the Public Sector: how New Labour are letting consultants run off with £70 billion of our money (2006). He is a former tax inspector.
- The principles of tax policy, written evidence by Richard Brooks
- Centre for Investigative Journalism, Richard Brooks