Opposition Day — Bankers Bonuses — Jobs Guarantee — Reducing VAT — Tax Incentive for Small Firms to Take on Extra Workers

Division number 394 in the House of Commons on 9 November 2011.

Lord Darling of Roulanish voted to introduce a tax on bank bonuses to guarantee a job for 100,000 young people and build 25,000 affordable homes; to make investment sooner; to reducing VAT, and to introduce a tax break for small firms taking on extra workers.

A majority of MPs disagreed and voted against introducing a tax on bank bonuses to guarantee a job for 100,000 young people and build 25,000 affordable homes; against making investment sooner; against reducing VAT, and against a tax break for small firms taking on extra workers.

234 for, 290 against, 0 abstained, 122 absent.

Aye

Tellers: Yvonne Fovargue, Phil Wilson

No

Tellers: Norman Lamb, Jeremy Wright

Absent

Abstained

None