Harry Potter star backs Robin Hood tax

Tom Felton, who plays Draco Malfoy in the Harry Potter films is the latest celebrity to back the proposed tax on banks.

The actor has lent his skills to the campaign in a new video encouraging taxpayers to become 'Robin Hoodies' and petition for a tax of 0.05% to be levied on share, bond, currency and derivatives transactions between financial institutions such as investment banks and hedge funds.

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Celeb ********

J Lessels | | Permalink

What is this nonsense?! Can there be a single accountant, for or against this measure, whose opinion will be canged or informed by some actor's view. Surely we can at least hope to get away from Celeb junk on accountingweb!!!

Katie price's view on settlements legislation, anyone?