Whitmarsh admits Indian tax concerns

Date published: September 30 2011

Martin Whitmarsh has revealed that there are still on-going tax concerns ahead of next month’s inaugural Indian Grand Prix…

Martin Whitmarsh has revealed that there are still on-going tax concerns ahead of next month’s inaugural Indian Grand Prix.

As F1 gears up for its first visit to India, the race has been plagued by behind the scenes politics.

The first of which was customs duty with the Central Board of Excise and Customs unwilling to grant the teams an exemption on their equipment.

This matter was resolved when race organisers, Jaypee Sports International, stated that they would foot the bill, which could be as high as