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Capital Gains Tax (Rates)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:19 pm on 23rd June 2010.

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Photo of Huw Irranca-Davies Huw Irranca-Davies Shadow Minister (Marine and Natural Environment) 3:19 pm, 23rd June 2010

I thank the hon. Gentleman for raising that point, because I heard his party on many occasions in opposition deride winter fuel payments, child tax credits and child trust funds as a waste of money. Therefore, it was reasonable for us to scare the horses, and it was right that the Prime Minister was forced to do a dramatic U-turn.

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