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Part of Finance (No. 3) Bill – in the House of Commons at 5:45 pm on 19th November 2018.

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Photo of Grant Shapps Grant Shapps Conservative, Welwyn Hatfield 5:45 pm, 19th November 2018

Does not the rise in the tax-free allowance from £6,475 to £12,500 also mean that the tax collector will no longer have to waste time chasing and trying to track down people who are earning the basic salary to secure very small amounts that probably cost more to collect than they constitute in receipts?