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New Clause.; — (Reduction of Purchase Tax from Five or Ten per Cent. to One per Cent.)

Part of Orders of the Day — Finance Bill – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 3rd July 1957.

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Photo of Mr Geoffrey Hirst Mr Geoffrey Hirst , Shipley 12:00 am, 3rd July 1957

This is not an individual item, Sir Gordon. It is a whole trade. Surely I can discuss the effect of the tax on a whole trade.