Majority of British public think companies receiving taxpayer's money should be subject to Freedom of Information laws - City AM

Some groups, such as the Taxpayers' Alliance, argue that extending FOI laws to private companies does not go far enough and should include charities and third sector organisations as well.

“Taxpayers' Alliance have been leading the campaign to protect and extend FOI to any organisation, private or charitable, which carries out public services, so it's good to see that sentiment reflected in these poll results,” Dia Chakravarty, Political Director the Taxpayers' Alliance, said.

“Taxpayers have every right to know how their money is being spent and recent incidents demonstrate the need for greater transparency as well as accountability among charities receiving public funds.”

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Majority of British public think companies receiving taxpayer's money should be subject to Freedom of Information laws - City AM
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