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Plastic Bag Tax

The Government intends to introduce a 5p plastic bag tax in England. The proposal is to introduce it from 2015 and apply only to larger shops. An interesting claim, tax fans, is that the proceeds will go to charity. But … Continue reading

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Cut VAT to boost plastics recycling, says MBA

“MBA Polymers has called on the UK government to reduce VAT on recycled plastics to help stimulate consumer demand and encourage investment in the plastics recycling industry.” Similar arguements apply to many industries. Interested to read the government’s response. http://www.prw.com/subscriber/headlines2.html?cat=1&id=2322Continue reading

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