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967516
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star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
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star this property hansard heading Holyhead Port: Large Goods Vehicles more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether lorries at the Port of Holyhead will spend longer being checked following the UK’s withdrawal from the EU; and how much extra land might be needed to accommodate additional waiting lorries. more like this
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Lord Roberts of Llandudno more like this
star this property uin HL10003 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>The Government recognises the important contribution that Welsh ports make to the economy, and intends to ensure that traffic continues to flow freely at all UK ports and airports, including at those such as Holyhead, Fishguard and Pembroke Dock.</p><p> </p><p>The Government’s White Paper on the UK’s Future Relationship with the European Union set out our proposal of a new Facilitated Customs Arrangement which would avoid any new routine customs checks and controls for UK-EU trade.</p><p> </p><p>However, it is our duty as a responsible Government to prepare for all potential outcomes. HMRC and other departments working with the Border Delivery Group are engaging port users and operators, domestically and at key EU ports, to ensure locations are operationally ready to meet the requirements of future customs arrangements with the EU.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T11:49:16.373Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T11:49:16.373Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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3691
star this property label Biography information for Lord Roberts of Llandudno more like this
753313
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the European Securities and Markets Authority. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1001 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-31more like thismore than 2017-07-31
star this property answer text <p>As a set of single market authorities, the memberships of the European Securities and Markets Authority, European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the European Banking Authority (EBA) consist only of EU and EEA national competent authorities. As the UK is leaving the European Union, our relationship will change.</p><p>The EU has also stated its intention to relocate the EBA. The future relationship will be a matter for negotiations. We are seeking a comprehensive trade agreement, which includes financial services and is based on a deep and special partnership between the EU and UK that goes much wider than trade.</p><p> </p><p>The financial costs of the three bodies are divided on a 60:40 ratio between national competent authorities across the EU, and a contribution from the European community. Details of the budgets and the activity conducted by the agencies are available on the respective websites.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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HL1002 more like this
HL906 more like this
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less than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.163Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.163Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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2037
star this property label Biography information for Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
753314
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2017-07-18more like thismore than 2017-07-18
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name CaTreasury more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text Her Majesty's Government what is their assessment of the benefits and costs to the UK of membership of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority. more like this
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Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
star this property uin HL1002 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2017-07-31more like thismore than 2017-07-31
star this property answer text <p>As a set of single market authorities, the memberships of the European Securities and Markets Authority, European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority and the European Banking Authority (EBA) consist only of EU and EEA national competent authorities. As the UK is leaving the European Union, our relationship will change.</p><p>The EU has also stated its intention to relocate the EBA. The future relationship will be a matter for negotiations. We are seeking a comprehensive trade agreement, which includes financial services and is based on a deep and special partnership between the EU and UK that goes much wider than trade.</p><p> </p><p>The financial costs of the three bodies are divided on a 60:40 ratio between national competent authorities across the EU, and a contribution from the European community. Details of the budgets and the activity conducted by the agencies are available on the respective websites.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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HL1001 more like this
HL906 more like this
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less than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.21Zmore like thismore than 2017-07-31T13:39:43.21Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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2037
star this property label Biography information for Lord Lester of Herne Hill more like this
967544
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Money Laundering: EU Action more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what assessment they have made of whether the UK will continue to adopt new EU legislation on anti-money laundering in the event of a no-deal Brexit. more like this
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Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
star this property uin HL10027 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>The Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2018 provides the Government with the powers to amend and update anti-money laundering and counter-terrorist financing (AML/CTF) regulations post -Brexit. The Government will use these powers to continue implementing the international AML/CTF standards set by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), and to continue strengthening the UK’s AML/CTF regime.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T11:48:10.067Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T11:48:10.067Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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1796
star this property label Biography information for Lord Taylor of Warwick more like this
967559
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Stamp Duty Land Tax more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government whether they have any plans to reform Stamp Duty Land Tax. more like this
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Lord Truscott more like this
star this property uin HL10040 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>The Government reformed Stamp Duty Land Tax on residential properties at Autumn Statement 2014, cutting the tax for 98% of people who pay it, unless they are purchasing additional property.</p><p> </p><p>The Government’s priority is to support first-time buyers. At Autumn Budget 2017, the Government removed Stamp Duty Land Tax for all first-time buyers purchasing properties up to £300,000 with the relief also extending to purchases worth up to £500,000. Since introduction, these changes have benefitted 121,500 households with one million households expected to benefit over the next five years.</p><p> </p><p>The Government keeps all taxes under review as part of the Budget process.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T11:49:41.707Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T11:49:41.707Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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3682
star this property label Biography information for Lord Truscott more like this
967561
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Charitable Donations: Tax Allowances more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the annual cost to the Exchequer of the tax foregone due to tax relief on charitable donations (1) in the last year, and (2) over the last five years. more like this
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Lord Vinson more like this
star this property uin HL10042 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>Tax relief is available on donations to charity by individuals and organisations, and to charities for their activities, including investment income.</p><p>Information about tax relief on charities’ investment income, and on charitable donations by organisations is not readily available.</p><p>Estimates for tax reliefs on charitable donations by individuals are published in “UK charity tax relief statistics”. The table below is an extract from the latest edition.</p><p>Extract from Table 2<strong>:</strong> Estimates for UK charities tax reliefs. Updated June 2018. Restricted to those reliefs for which accurate figures can be estimated</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>£m</p></td><td colspan="2"><p>Reliefs paid to charities</p></td><td colspan="4"><p>Reliefs paid to individuals</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Tax Year</p></td><td><p>Gift Aid</p></td><td><p>Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme</p></td><td><p>Inheritance Tax</p></td><td><p>Payroll Giving</p></td><td><p>Gifts of shares and property</p></td><td><p>Higher Rate Relief on Gift Aid</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013-14</p></td><td><p>1060</p></td><td><p>10</p></td><td><p>660</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>60</p></td><td><p>410</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014-15</p></td><td><p>1210</p></td><td><p>20</p></td><td><p>700</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>60</p></td><td><p>480</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015-16</p></td><td><p>1300</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>800</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>70</p></td><td><p>500</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016-17</p></td><td><p>1280</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>840</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>70</p></td><td><p>490</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2017-18</p></td><td><p>1270</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>860</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>70</p></td><td><p>490</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL10043 more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T11:56:13.587Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T11:56:13.587Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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1807
star this property label Biography information for Lord Vinson more like this
967562
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-04more like thismore than 2018-09-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Charities: Tax Allowances more like this
star this property house id 2 more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the annual cost to the Exchequer of the tax foregone due to tax relief on charity investment income (1) in the last year, and (2) over the last five years; and what is the breakdown of the total cost over the last five years per taxpayer, per year. more like this
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Lord Vinson more like this
star this property uin HL10043 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>Tax relief is available on donations to charity by individuals and organisations, and to charities for their activities, including investment income.</p><p>Information about tax relief on charities’ investment income, and on charitable donations by organisations is not readily available.</p><p>Estimates for tax reliefs on charitable donations by individuals are published in “UK charity tax relief statistics”. The table below is an extract from the latest edition.</p><p>Extract from Table 2<strong>:</strong> Estimates for UK charities tax reliefs. Updated June 2018. Restricted to those reliefs for which accurate figures can be estimated</p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>£m</p></td><td colspan="2"><p>Reliefs paid to charities</p></td><td colspan="4"><p>Reliefs paid to individuals</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>Tax Year</p></td><td><p>Gift Aid</p></td><td><p>Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme</p></td><td><p>Inheritance Tax</p></td><td><p>Payroll Giving</p></td><td><p>Gifts of shares and property</p></td><td><p>Higher Rate Relief on Gift Aid</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2013-14</p></td><td><p>1060</p></td><td><p>10</p></td><td><p>660</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>60</p></td><td><p>410</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2014-15</p></td><td><p>1210</p></td><td><p>20</p></td><td><p>700</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>60</p></td><td><p>480</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2015-16</p></td><td><p>1300</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>800</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>70</p></td><td><p>500</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016-17</p></td><td><p>1280</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>840</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>70</p></td><td><p>490</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2017-18</p></td><td><p>1270</p></td><td><p>30</p></td><td><p>860</p></td><td><p>40</p></td><td><p>70</p></td><td><p>490</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p> </p>
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
star this property grouped question UIN HL10042 more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T11:56:13.667Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T11:56:13.667Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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1807
star this property label Biography information for Lord Vinson more like this
968785
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-05more like thismore than 2018-09-05
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Treasury: Families more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government how many HM Treasury policies have been assessed against the Family Test; and whether they will publish any such assessments. more like this
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Baroness Eaton more like this
star this property uin HL10069 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>The government is committed to supporting families. To achieve this, in 2014 we introduced the Family Test, which aims to ensure that impacts on family relationships and functioning are recognised early on during the process of policy development and help inform the policy decisions made by Minsters. There is no requirement for departments to publish the results of assessments made under the Family Test.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T13:34:08.16Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T13:34:08.16Z
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1091
star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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4184
star this property label Biography information for Baroness Eaton more like this
386899
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2015-07-01more like thismore than 2015-07-01
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HM Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading European Central Bank more like this
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25277
unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty’s Government how much exposure the European Central Bank has to Greece; and what is the current value of its equity and reserves. more like this
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Lord Forsyth of Drumlean more like this
star this property uin HL1008 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2015-07-15more like thismore than 2015-07-15
star this property answer text <p>The European Central Bank’s (ECB) exposure to Greece is limited: approximately €27 billion of Greece’s estimated €317 billion debt is owed to the European Central Bank.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>In January 2015, the capital of the ECB coming from the national central banks of all EU Member States (i.e. its equity) amounted to €10.8 billion.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p>In May 2015, the ECB’s reserve assets and other foreign currency assets amounted to €68.8 billion Euros.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord O'Neill of Gatley more like this
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less than 2015-07-15T15:16:53.207Zmore like thismore than 2015-07-15T15:16:53.207Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord O'Neill of Gatley more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Forsyth of Drumlean more like this
968803
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2018-09-05more like thismore than 2018-09-05
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 remove filter
star this property answering dept short name Treasury more like this
unstar this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
star this property hansard heading Air Passenger Duty: Northern Ireland more like this
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unstar this property pref label House of Lords more like this
star this property question text To ask Her Majesty's Government whether air passenger duty is applied to flights from Northern Ireland to other parts of the UK; and if so, what plans they have to introduce a rate of 0 per cent. more like this
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Lord Kilclooney more like this
star this property uin HL10087 more like this
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star this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2018-09-14more like thismore than 2018-09-14
star this property answer text <p>Flights between regions of the UK are subject to the short haul rate of Air Passenger Duty. Under State aid rules, it is not possible to vary tax rates for domestic flights only.</p><p> </p><p>The government has made a number of reforms to reduce the effect of APD on consumers, including exempting children on economy flights. This could save a family of four £52 on a roundtrip within the UK.</p><p> </p><p>Like all taxes, Air Passenger Duty remains under review. In June we closed a call for evidence on ‘VAT, Air Passenger Duty and tourism in Northern Ireland’. It is the government’s intention to report at Budget.</p> more like this
star this property answering member printed Lord Bates more like this
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less than 2018-09-14T13:35:00.397Zmore like thismore than 2018-09-14T13:35:00.397Z
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Bates more like this
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star this property label Biography information for Lord Kilclooney more like this