Boris Johnson

The Prime Minister

Conservative MP for Uxbridge and South Ruislip

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Reduce capital gains tax

Capital gains taxes should be reduced.

Boris Johnson generally voted for reducing capital gains tax

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 reducing capital gains tax:

  • On 6 Sep 2016: Boris Johnson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Clause 82 — Reduction in Rate of Capital Gains Tax Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2016: Boris Johnson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2016: Boris Johnson voted to reduce the basic rate of capital gains tax by 8%. Show vote
  • On 11 Apr 2016: Boris Johnson voted to increase the personal income tax allowance, change the way dividends are taxed, cut capital gains tax and reduce the amount which can be taken out of a pension tax-free from £1.25m to £1m. Show vote
  • On 22 Mar 2016: Boris Johnson voted to approve the March 2016 budget which contained plans to spend £56bn more than was expected to be taken in, introduced a policy of requiring all schools to become academies and introduced a new soft drinks levy. Show vote
  • On 22 Mar 2016: Boris Johnson voted to cut capital gains tax rates and extend entrepreneurs relief discounts to external investors as well as make other changes to capital gains tax. Show vote
  • On 22 Mar 2016: Boris Johnson was absent for a vote on Procedure (Future Taxation) — Inclusion of Provisions Taking Effect in Future Years in the Finance Bill Show vote

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