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Housing Tax and the Election

Taxes and housing are a battleground in the election. Labour wants a mansion tax, mainly, on London and the SE, so it can increase spending, mainly elsewhere. Tories say they will abolish inheritance tax on homes under £1 million. LibDems … Continue reading

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Tax and the Parties Early Election Campaign Slogans

All the main UK parties are making tax promises in the build-up to the general election in May. The Conservatives have suggested a reform of Inheritance Tax (IHT). Labour wants a mansion tax on London and SE England to pay … Continue reading

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Proposed Scottish Tax on England

As an election ploy the Scottish wing of the Labour party has proposed paying for 1,000 extra nurses for Scotland with its mansion tax to on the SE of England. Amongst other things this breaks the basic social contract which … Continue reading

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