Budget Resolutions - Amendment of the Law

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:41 pm on 14th March 2017.

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Photo of Wes Streeting Wes Streeting Labour, Ilford North 4:41 pm, 14th March 2017

As chair of the all-party parliamentary group on taxis, I can tell my hon. Friend that taxi drivers as well as other self-employed workers cannot understand why their burden as relatively low-paid workers should increase while there are tax cuts for the very richest. Is this not one of the many reasons why there are so few Conservative Members on the Government Benches to defend this terrible Budget?