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1148736
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Public Works Loan Board more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what discussions he had with representatives of the Local Government Association before the announcement of 9 October 2019 of a 1 per cent increase in the interest rate on new loans from the Public Works Loan Board. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Denton and Reddish more like this
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Andrew Gwynne more like this
star this property uin 76 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The Government engages sector representatives in policy development where possible. It was not possible to do that in this case because the change was market sensitive. The Local Government Association was notified of the decision after markets closed on 8 October 2019.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 77 more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T13:17:15.22Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T13:17:15.22Z
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star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
1506
unstar this property label Biography information for Andrew Gwynne more like this
1148737
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Public Works Loan Board more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what discussions he had with representatives of local government before the announcement of 9 October 2019 of a 1 per cent increase in the interest rate on new loans from the Public Works Loan Board. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Denton and Reddish more like this
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Andrew Gwynne more like this
star this property uin 77 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The Government engages sector representatives in policy development where possible. It was not possible to do that in this case because the change was market sensitive. The Local Government Association was notified of the decision after markets closed on 8 October 2019.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 76 more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T13:17:15.267Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T13:17:15.267Z
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4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
1506
unstar this property label Biography information for Andrew Gwynne more like this
1148738
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Public Works Loan Board more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the effect the one per cent increase in the interest rate on new loans from the Public Works Loan Board will have on local authorities’ capital investment plans. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Denton and Reddish more like this
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Andrew Gwynne more like this
star this property uin 78 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>In raising interest rates for new loans from the Public Works Loan Board, the Treasury assessed the potential impact on local government capital plans. This increase returned Public Works Loan Board rates to levels that were available in 2018.</p><p> </p>The Government will continue to work with individual authorities on a case-by-case basis if they raise concerns over their finance position. more like this
star this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T13:14:27.083Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T13:14:27.083Z
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4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
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1506
unstar this property label Biography information for Andrew Gwynne more like this
1148777
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Electric Vehicles: VAT more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what plans he has to stimulate demand for commercial electric vehicles by reducing VAT for those vehicles. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Stevenage more like this
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Stephen McPartland more like this
star this property uin 171 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The Government has set an ambitious, legally binding target to reach net-zero greenhouse gas emissions from the UK by 2050.</p><p> </p><p>Although there are no plans at present to reduce the VAT charge on electric vehicles, the Government keeps all taxes under review and assesses them against a range of fiscal and environmental considerations. The Government already makes available an incentive for the public to purchase electric vehicles over conventional vehicles: the Plug-in Car Grant (PiCG) provides grants of up to £3,500 for the purchase of a new battery electric vehicle. PiCG was launched in 2011 and has supported the purchase of around 170,000 Ultra Low Emission Vehicles.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:12:54.993Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:12:54.993Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
4093
unstar this property label Biography information for Stephen McPartland more like this
1148802
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Business more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to the Answer of 7 October 2019 to Question 292791 and the article published in the Times on 10 August 2019 entitled Bailout fund to prop up businesses after Brexit, what assessment his Department has made of which businesses are at high risk of collapse in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal; and what funding has been allocated to supporting those businesses. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Carshalton and Wallington more like this
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Tom Brake more like this
star this property uin 15 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>HM Treasury continue to monitor and work closely with businesses across the country to help ensure they are fully prepared for when the UK leaves the EU.</p><p> </p><p>The government has already made £6.3 billion available to prepare for EU Exit. From this we have created £108m of funding for Brexit Business Preparedness – which is being allocated across government to ensure businesses are suitably prepared for EU exit.</p><p> </p><p>In the event of no deal, the government would act quickly to outline our approach and take early action to support the economy, businesses and households. This would be followed by a Budget in the weeks thereafter.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Richmond (Yorks) more like this
star this property answering member printed Rishi Sunak more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T15:48:14.13Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T15:48:14.13Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rishi Sunak more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Tom Brake more like this
1148814
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
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unstar this property hansard heading Customs: Equipment more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what (a) quantity and (b) value of business equipment will require an ATA Carnet for the (i) financial, (ii) musical, (iii) entertainment, (iv) professional services, (v) manufacturing and (vi) sporting sectors after the UK leaves the EU. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Carshalton and Wallington more like this
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Tom Brake more like this
star this property uin 17 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>In the event of the UK exiting the EU without a deal, the UK will become a single customs territory and use of an ATA Carnet will be an option for moving goods, such as exhibition stands and musical instruments, temporarily between the UK-EU.</p><p> </p><p>However, ATA Carnets are just one option when moving goods temporarily between customs territories. Their use is a commercial decision and should be considered alongside temporary admission / Returned Goods Relief procedures.</p><p> </p><p>For this reason it is not possible to give an accurate answer to this question.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:50:51.177Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:50:51.177Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
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151
unstar this property label Biography information for Tom Brake more like this
1148819
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Breweries: Tax Allowances more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will extend reforms to the small breweries’ tax relief to include small vineyards. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Thirsk and Malton more like this
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Kevin Hollinrake more like this
star this property uin 296 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The government has no current plans to introduce a small vineyards tax relief. All taxes are kept under review and the introduction of any reliefs are considered at each fiscal event, including the effects on industry and the wider economy.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Simon Clarke more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T13:11:25.457Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T13:11:25.457Z
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Simon Clarke more like this
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4474
unstar this property label Biography information for Kevin Hollinrake more like this
1148833
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
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unstar this property hansard heading Ceramics: Staffordshire more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent steps he has taken to ensure that ceramics companies in North Staffordshire are able to avoid (a) delays in transferring raw materials to factories and (b) incurring additional costs when exporting goods in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Newcastle-under-Lyme more like this
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Paul Farrelly more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>The Government’s priority is to keep goods moving and avoid delays at the border. As the UK’s customs authority, HMRC will act to ensure that border processes are as smooth as possible, without compromising security.</p><p> </p><p>In the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal, businesses which trade with the EU will broadly be subject to customs controls in the same way as businesses who are presently trading with the rest of the world, although there are a number of temporary easements in place to help businesses make this transition.</p><p> </p><p>To support traders with customs declarations, where the majority of UK businesses that currently export outside of the EU use an intermediary, the Government has made available £24m in grants to support training and IT costs for intermediaries and an additional £10m to support intermediaries with the costs of hiring new staff.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:20:20.813Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:20:20.813Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Paul Farrelly more like this
1149006
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Tax Avoidance more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he is taking to ensure the independence of the review of the 2019 Loan Charge. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Morley and Outwood more like this
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Andrea Jenkyns more like this
star this property uin 363 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-18more like thismore than 2019-10-18
star this property answer text <p>The Chancellor commissioned Sir Amyas Morse, former CEO of the National Audit Office, to lead an independent Review to consider the impact of the Loan Charge, focusing on individuals who entered directly into disguised remuneration schemes.</p><p> </p><p>Sir Amyas has a strong track record of holding the Government to account and is widely respected, as was emphasised by colleagues across the House in a debate of 6 March 2019.</p><p> </p><p>Sir Amyas has full control over how the Review is run and the outcome. For more information, the Review’s terms of reference can be found here: <a href="https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/disguised-remuneration-independent-loan-charge-review" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/disguised-remuneration-independent-loan-charge-review</a></p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-18T08:07:37.507Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-18T08:07:37.507Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Andrea Jenkyns more like this
1149021
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Cash Dispensing: Fees and Charges more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps the Joint Accountability Cash Strategy Group are planning to take on the effect of the reduction in the interchange fee on free access to cash. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Newcastle upon Tyne Central more like this
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Chi Onwurah more like this
star this property uin 257 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>Following a Call for Evidence on Cash &amp; Digital Payments, and in recognition of changing payment trends, the Government has set up the Joint Authorities Cash Strategy (JACS) Group.</p><p> </p><p>Chaired by the Treasury, this group brings together the key regulators to co-ordinate regulatory work to support nationwide cash access. The JACS Group is considering the whole end-to-end cash infrastructure, of which ATMs are a subset, and will publicly update on industry and regulatory activity in the Autumn.</p><p> </p><p>Regarding ATMs specifically, as you know, the Payment Systems Regulator (PSR) is closely monitoring developments in ATM provision and holding LINK to account over LINK’s commitments to preserve the broad geographic spread of the UK’s ATM network. LINK cancelled its third interchange fee reduction (the fee which funds free-to-use ATMs), due in January 2020, and put on hold its fourth reduction, due in January 2021, pending further review.</p><p> </p><p>The PSR welcomed these adjustments, having stated that LINK must carefully review its decisions on interchange fees to reflect changing market conditions.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T13:13:25.28Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T13:13:25.28Z
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4051
star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
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4124
unstar this property label Biography information for Chi Onwurah more like this
1149027
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Housing: Capital Gains Tax more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the revenue from capital gains tax on residential property gains in each year from 2016-17. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wentworth and Dearne more like this
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John Healey more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>HMRC collect information on Capital Gains Tax liabilities accrued from disposals of residential property. This is summarised in the table below for the tax years 2016-17 and 2017-18. These liabilities will broadly translate into receipts for the tax years 2017-18 and 2018-19 respectively. Figures for 2019-20 will not be available until next year, after the Self-Assessment deadline.</p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><table><tbody><tr><td><p>Tax year</p></td><td><p>Tax liability accrued</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2016-17</p></td><td><p>£1,029m</p></td></tr><tr><td><p>2017-18</p></td><td><p>£1,128m</p></td></tr></tbody></table> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:10:56.667Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:10:56.667Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
400
unstar this property label Biography information for John Healey more like this
1149029
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Housing: Capital Gains Tax more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will make an assessment of the extent to which gains made on residential property that would otherwise be subject to capital gains tax are currently subject to (a) final period exemption and (b) lettings relief. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wentworth and Dearne more like this
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John Healey more like this
star this property uin 35 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>For individuals who claim final period exemption or letting relief, there is no requirement to file a Capital Gains Tax return to HMRC if the amount payable results in no liability being incurred.</p><p> </p><p>Individuals who incur a Capital Gains Tax liability must provide information on the reliefs they are claiming separately in the unstructured additional information section of the Self Assessment return. Utilising this data to provide an assessment as requested can only be done at disproportionate cost.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:09:10.257Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:09:10.257Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
400
unstar this property label Biography information for John Healey more like this
1149038
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
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unstar this property hansard heading Food: Prices more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what plans he has for a hardship fund to assist people in greatest difficulty in the event that food prices rise following the UK exiting the EU without a deal. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency East Ham more like this
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Stephen Timms more like this
star this property uin 26 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>HM Treasury routinely monitors economic conditions and risks, and the Government has a range of mechanisms available to support vulnerable people from price rises in food. We stand ready to take appropriate action in the event the UK exits the EU without a deal.</p><p> </p><p>Furthermore, officials estimate the direct impact of spending decisions on household living standards, and would continue to do so in any no deal response. This is a central consideration when allocating public funds.</p><p> </p><p>The temporary tariff regime, as confirmed on 8 October, took into account, amongst other things, the need to help mitigate any price rises that could affect UK consumers and supply chains. This was a key consideration when setting tariffs on all goods, including food.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Richmond (Yorks) more like this
star this property answering member printed Rishi Sunak more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T15:43:07.06Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T15:43:07.06Z
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star this property label Biography information for Rishi Sunak more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Stephen Timms more like this
1149060
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
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unstar this property hansard heading Customs more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to page 15 of the Government's No-Deal Readiness Report, published on 8 October 2019, what the timeframe is for routine checks at borders to recommence in the event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Vale of Clwyd more like this
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Chris Ruane more like this
star this property uin 67 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>HMRC’s Day 1 model prioritises flow at the border, without compromising security. HMRC will move to a longer term model which minimises administrative burdens while improving compliance and control over time. This will be done in consultation with stakeholders.</p><p> </p><p>The easements for customs that were in place for 12 April will continue to be available to traders, should the UK leave the EU without a deal in October, for at least as long as previously announced.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:07:31.28Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:07:31.28Z
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3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
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534
unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Ruane more like this
1149063
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star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
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unstar this property hansard heading Customs Officers: Training more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, with reference to page 15 of the Government's No-Deal Readiness Report, how many new customs agents have been trained as a result of the £8 million made available for that purpose. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Vale of Clwyd more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Chris Ruane more like this
star this property uin 68 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text <p>HMRC made £8million available from December 2018 to support customs intermediaries; £3million to increase the number of training courses available and £5million for a grant scheme to increase IT automation and fund places on training courses. A second wave of grants was made available in September 2019, with a £16m investment. Training courses can be for both new employees or to improve the skills of existing ones.</p><p> </p><p>From the first wave of investment: over 3600 training courses were funded as a result of the £3m investment, and 2200 training courses were attended by businesses as a result of the £5m grant scheme, of which 1207 were undertaken by existing customs intermediaries. Employees were able to attend multiple courses so the number of individuals trained in customs procedures may be lower than the overall number of training places funded.</p><p> </p><p>Grants are still being applied for and issued for the second wave of grants so figures for the number of training courses funded are not yet available.</p>
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:18:18.383Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:18:18.383Z
star this property answering member
3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Ruane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-14more like thismore than 2019-10-14
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Revenue and Customs: Telephone Services more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many calls have been received by the imports and exports helpline since that helpline has been operational. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Vale of Clwyd more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Chris Ruane more like this
star this property uin 69 more like this
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star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-17more like thismore than 2019-10-17
star this property answer text The Brexit Imports and Exports Helpline has been available since 18 September 2019. To date, the helpline has received 3271 inbound calls. The helpline has also made 28,800 outbound calls to Traders providing support, advice and signposting to GOV.UK to increase readiness for when the UK exits the EU. more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-17T14:14:36.283Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-17T14:14:36.283Z
star this property answering member
3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
534
unstar this property label Biography information for Chris Ruane more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-04more like thismore than 2019-10-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will issue guidance on the recourse available to people in Crewe and Nantwich constituency who have either not been paid out for Equitable Life or who have received insufficient compensation. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Crewe and Nantwich more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Laura Smith more like this
star this property uin 294744 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>There are no plans to reopen the Payment Scheme or review the £1.5 billion funding allocation previously made to it. The Equitable Life Payment Scheme closed to claims in 2015 and further guidance on the status of the Payment Scheme after closure is available at https://www.gov.uk/guidance/equitable-life-payment-scheme#closure-of-the-scheme.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T12:09:58.83Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T12:09:58.83Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Laura Smith more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-04more like thismore than 2019-10-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Landlords: Taxation more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what recent estimate he has made of the gap between tax owed and tax paid by private landlords. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Wentworth and Dearne more like this
star this property tabling member printed
John Healey more like this
star this property uin 294679 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>The information requested is not available as HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) do not make a separate estimate of the proportion of the total tax gap attributable to private landlords.</p><p> </p><p>However, HMRC do estimate the tax gap arising from individuals in employment who have not declared and therefore not paid tax on lettings income. The latest estimate of this tax gap was £560 million for the tax year 2017-18.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T08:05:21.683Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T08:05:21.683Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for John Healey more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-04more like thismore than 2019-10-04
star this property answering body
Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Inflation and Pay more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what comparative assessment he has made of rates of wage growth and inflation. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Woking more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mr Jonathan Lord more like this
star this property uin 294713 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>The fundamentals of the British economy are strong – wages are growing at the fastest rate in over a decade, employment is at a joint record high and the unemployment rate is at its lowest in over 40 years. Inflation has been at or around target since the start of 2019, and as a result wages have now outpaced inflation on a CPI basis for over a year.</p><p>On 1 April 2019, we increased the National Living Wage by 4.9% to £8.21 - an above inflation increase which meant that a full-time worker on the National Living Wage would be earning £690 more over the coming year. Supported by the National Living Wage, the lowest earners have seen their wages grow by 8% above inflation between April 2015 and April 2018.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Salisbury more like this
star this property answering member printed John Glen more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T12:08:40.167Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T12:08:40.167Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for John Glen more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Jonathan Lord more like this
1148405
star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-04more like thismore than 2019-10-04
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Borders: Northern Ireland more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will publish the detailed planning assumptions of the Border Delivery Group for each month since January 2019. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Penistone and Stocksbridge more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Angela Smith more like this
star this property uin 294690 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text The Government recently published its reasonable worst case planning assumptions on 11 September, setting out the Government’s assessment as of 2 August.<p> </p>Planning assumptions are held under constant review, to reflect the latest evidence and analysis of the potential impact of leaving the EU without a deal. The Government’s updated planning assumptions will be published in due course. more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T07:37:07.953Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T07:37:07.953Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Angela Smith more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-03more like thismore than 2019-10-03
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Tax Avoidance more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate he has made of the number of taxpayers working for a single employer under a Loan Charge scheme who would not have had the choice of being employed directly by that employer. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Ipswich more like this
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Sandy Martin more like this
star this property uin 294240 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>Disguised remuneration (DR) schemes are contrived arrangements that use loan payments in place of ordinary remuneration, usually through an offshore trust, with the purpose of avoiding income tax and National Insurance contributions. The loans are provided on terms that mean they are not repaid in practice. HM Revenue and Customs’ (HMRC) position is that they are no different to income, and that they are and have always been taxable.</p><p> </p><p>The Government has heard claims that some individuals were compelled to use DR schemes, but HMRC have not seen cases that support this claim.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Hereford and South Herefordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Jesse Norman more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T12:11:49.06Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T12:11:49.06Z
star this property answering member
3991
star this property label Biography information for Jesse Norman more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Sandy Martin more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-03more like thismore than 2019-10-03
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Minimum Wage more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will increase the minimum wage to £10.50 in the next Budget. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Warrington South more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Faisal Rashid more like this
star this property uin 294237 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-07more like thismore than 2019-10-07
star this property answer text <p>Both the National Living Wage and the National Minimum Wage rates for younger workers and apprentices saw above inflation increases in April. The National Living Wage is currently on target to reach 60 per cent of median hourly earnings in 2020, subject to sustained economic growth. The independent Low Pay Commission will recommend next year’s rates to us later this month, and we will announce the rates at the next Budget.</p><p> </p><p>The Chancellor has also announced his intention to increase the National Living Wage to two-thirds of median hourly earnings within five years. He will confirm this at the next Budget.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Richmond (Yorks) more like this
star this property answering member printed Rishi Sunak more like this
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less than 2019-10-07T14:19:20.733Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-07T14:19:20.733Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Rishi Sunak more like this
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unstar this property label Biography information for Faisal Rashid more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-03more like thismore than 2019-10-03
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Fuels: Excise Duties more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what estimate his Department has made of the total revenue the public purse has forgone due to the freeze in fuel duty since 2011. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Woking more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mr Jonathan Lord more like this
star this property uin 294158 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>Based on the Office for Budget Responsibility’s (OBR) published policy costings, we estimate the cumulative loss to the Exchequer from the successive fuel duty freezes from financial year 2011-12 to the current financial year 2018-19 to be around £46.2bn to the benefit of the UK taxpayer.</p><p> </p><p>The annual impacts on the Exchequer are reported in the table below.</p><table><tbody><tr><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p> </p></td><td><p>2011-12</p></td><td><p>2012-13</p></td><td><p>2013-14</p></td><td><p>2014-15</p></td><td><p>2015-16</p></td><td><p>2016-17</p></td><td><p>2017-18</p></td><td><p>2018-19</p></td></tr><tr><td colspan="3"><p>Exchequer impact (£m)</p></td><td><p>-2,275</p></td><td><p>-3,465</p></td><td><p>-4,645</p></td><td><p>-5,800</p></td><td><p>-6,375</p></td><td><p>-6,815</p></td><td><p>-7,875</p></td><td><p>-8,070</p></td></tr></tbody></table><p> </p><p>The OBR’s policy costings are available at the following link:</p><p> </p><p><a href="https://obr.uk/download/policy-measures-database/" target="_blank">https://obr.uk/download/policy-measures-database/</a></p>
star this property answering member constituency Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Simon Clarke more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T07:52:31.327Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T07:52:31.327Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Simon Clarke more like this
star this property tabling member
4090
unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Jonathan Lord more like this
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star this property registered interest false more like this
star this property date less than 2019-10-03more like thismore than 2019-10-03
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Treasury more like this
star this property answering dept id 14 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Treasury remove filter
star this property answering dept sort name Treasury more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Productivity more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
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star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what proportion of productivity growth can be attributed to financial technology in the last five years. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Woking more like this
star this property tabling member printed
Mr Jonathan Lord more like this
star this property uin 294159 more like this
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unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer less than 2019-10-08more like thismore than 2019-10-08
star this property answer text <p>The government has not made an assessment of the proportion of productivity growth in the last five years that is attributable to financial technology.</p><p> </p><p>However, the Government has taken significant steps to increase competition in financial services, including creating an environment in which Fintech firms can grow and compete with incumbents. The Competition and Market Authority has led the Open Banking initiative, bringing more competition and innovation to financial services. The FCA has also established the Innovation Hub and Regulatory Sandbox to support Fintech, both of which are held up as global examples of best practice. Further information on the Government’s efforts to promote Fintech can be found in the Fintech Sector Strategy, published in March 2018.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland more like this
star this property answering member printed Mr Simon Clarke more like this
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less than 2019-10-08T07:55:59.87Zmore like thismore than 2019-10-08T07:55:59.87Z
star this property answering member
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star this property label Biography information for Mr Simon Clarke more like this
star this property tabling member
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unstar this property label Biography information for Mr Jonathan Lord more like this
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