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Shaun Woodward

Former Labour MP for St Helens South and Whiston

Fuel Taxes

There have been votes in Parliament on the rates of taxation applying to fuel for motor vehicles.

Photo: Paul Townsend

Shaun Woodward voted a mixture of for and against lower taxes on fuel for motor vehicles

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 lower taxes on fuel for motor vehicles:

  • On 18 Apr 2013: Shaun Woodward voted to reduce VAT from 20% to 17.5% Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on March 2013 Budget Show vote
  • On 12 Nov 2012: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Fuel Duty Show vote
  • On 3 Jul 2012: Shaun Woodward voted to cut VAT from 20% to 17.5% Show vote
  • On 3 Jul 2012: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2012 — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 16 May 2012: Shaun Woodward voted in favour of reducing public transport fares, and reducing VAT on fuel to help motorists and boost the economy. Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2011: Shaun Woodward voted against measures in the 2011 Budget including reducing the threshold for paying higher rate income tax, increasing the income tax free personal allowance, reducing corporation tax and reducing the main rate of corporation tax from 27 to 26%. Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Value Added Tax (Change of Rate) Order 2011 Show vote
  • On 22 Jun 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — The Economy Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Reject Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2011 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on March 2011 Budget Show vote
  • On 16 Mar 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Reduce Taxation on Fuel for Motor Vehicles Paid for by a Bank Levy Show vote
  • On 7 Feb 2011: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Reduction of Fuel Duties for the Most Remote Areas Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2010: Shaun Woodward was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Rate of Value Added Tax Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2010: Shaun Woodward voted against increasing Value Added Tax from 17.5% to 20% from the 4th of January 2011. Show vote

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