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Liberty Global Calls for Dismissal of $284 Million Tax Suit

Jan. 24, 2023, 5:26 PM

Liberty Global Inc. has called on a Colorado district court to dismiss the government’s $284 million lawsuit, saying officials didn’t comply with the statutory requirements for bringing the case.

The telecommunications company filed a motion for dismissal Monday with the US District Court for the District of Colorado, arguing that the government failed to send it a notice of deficiency when it filed its lawsuit in October 2022, calling it a “fundamental, statutory prerequisite for bringing a civil action for the collection of taxes.”

The motion came despite Judge R. Brooke Jackson’s Jan. 16 warning that he would ...