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Mike Hancock

Former Independent MP for Portsmouth South

Taxes on Plane Tickets

MPs have held a number of votes on the rates of Air Passenger Duty and the details of which flights it ought apply to.

Photo: Robert Couse-Baker

Mike Hancock generally voted for higher taxes on plane tickets

TheyWorkForYou has automatically calculated this MP’s stance based on all of their votes on the topic. You can browse the source data on PublicWhip.org.uk.

All votes about higher taxes on plane tickets:

  • On 25 Mar 2014: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution — Air Passenger Duty Rates from 1 April 2014 Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Mike Hancock voted to introduce a general anti-abuse rule to tackle abusive tax avoidance, to raise the basic income tax free allowance, and to support other tax changes proposed in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 18 Apr 2013: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Clause 183 — Air passenger duty: rates of duty from 1 April 2013 Show vote
  • On 15 Apr 2013: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Budget Resolutions — Air Passenger Duty Rates from 1 April 2013 Show vote
  • On 3 Jul 2012: Mike Hancock was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2012 — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Mike Hancock voted to raise the tax free income tax allowance, reduce corporation tax and recover child benefit from couples where an individual earns over £50,000. Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Mike Hancock voted to raise the tax free income tax allowance, reduce corporation tax and recover child benefit from couples where an individual earns over £50,000. Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Mike Hancock voted for increases in Air Passenger Duty Rates Show vote

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