Columnist Daphne Caruana Galizia was fined €700 for not paying VAT due. The case has been ongoing since 2004 before the Magistrates’ Court, reported www.timesofmalta.com.
www.timesofmalta.com reported that Ms Caruana Galizia said that the VAT due had not been paid because she left the matter to somebody else, who did not follow instructions. She said the matter was being settled immediately. The amount of VAT due was not disclosed.