Spire Healthcare Group is committed to complying with global tax regulations in a responsible manner with due regard to governments and shareholders, and to engage in open and constructive relationships with tax authorities in the territories in which it operates.
The tax strategy statement outlines our tax policy, governance framework and details of the Group's total tax contributions for 2021.
The Group reported £1,106.2m revenue in 2021 with a total tax contribution¹ of £149.6m.
1. Total tax contributions includes employment taxes collected and employers contributions for the tax year, input tax suffered with no corresponding recovery and taxes paid on profits paid.
2. Loss before tax of £1.9m due to trading in a Covid environment. Prior year loss of £231.0m was after £200m one-off non-cash impairment to Goodwill.
This tax strategy is reviewed periodically, at least annually. This Strategy applies for the financial year ending 31 December 2022, and covers Spire Healthcare Group plc, and all its subsidiary companies. The Strategy is published to comply with the duty under paragraph 16(2), Schedule 19 of the Finance Act 2016.