Clause 66 — VAT: refunds to certain charities

Part of Bill Presented – in the House of Commons at 4:00 pm on 25th March 2015.

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Photo of Andrew Gwynne Andrew Gwynne Shadow Minister (Health) 4:00 pm, 25th March 2015

As we saw in 2010, what the Prime Minister says this side of an election is not necessarily the same as what then happens in future Conservative Budgets. Has my hon. Friend also pondered the quandary that they might stick to their pledge not to increase VAT this time, but they have not ruled out extending the scope of VAT to currently exempt items?