But on the other hand, her logic was ‘If I owe him the money… then that’s his problem isn’t it?’ She still didn’t have the money so he would have to wait. Tough! He didn’t charge VAT, so he was probably working illegally, so he would probably take it no further.
Dawn was correct in the fact that Giorgio was neither registered for VAT nor collecting and paying any and might well have been working outside the law. She mentioned this to an accountant friend of hers who was one of the people who had originally recommended Giorgio to her.