According to a story in The Telegraph a millionaire who allegedly hid much of his £500m fortune via offshore companies and trusts has been exposed after he sacked his butler for serving a roast chicken too early.

Take the wealth of inside knowledge a butler posses about a family and add anger over being sacked and you’ve got a dangerous combination. Suffice to say, he went to tax authorities with a tip off.

Tomorrow, it all comes out in the wash in the employment tribunal…