Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2003] All ER (D) 404 (Feb)
Court: Chancery Division

David Donaldson QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Representation Andrew Westwood (instructed by Solicitor of Inland Revenue) for the Revenue.
  The debtor appeared in person.
Judgment Dates: 27 February 2003


Bankruptcy - Proceedings based on statutory demand - Application to set aside - Application refused - Debtor alleging unreasonable refusal by Inland Revenue - s 271(3).

The Case

The debtor's appeal against the decisions of the registrar's to adjudicate him bankrupt and to dismiss his annulment application were dismissed as the debtor's offer of security was not one which the court considered a reasonable creditor would be unreasonable in refusing.

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