Peter Soulsby

Former Labour MP for Leicester South

Taxes on Alcoholic Drinks

There have been votes in Parliament on the rates of taxation applying to alcoholic drinks.

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Peter Soulsby generally voted for higher taxes on alcoholic drinks

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.

Key votes about higher taxes on alcoholic drinks:

  • On 29 Mar 2011: Peter Soulsby was absent for a vote on March 2011 Budget Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Peter Soulsby was absent for a vote on Budget Resolutions — 10. Alcoholic liquor duties (rates) Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2010: Peter Soulsby was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Rate of Value Added Tax Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2010: Peter Soulsby voted against increasing Value Added Tax from 17.5% to 20% from the 4th of January 2011. Show vote
  • On 30 Mar 2010: Peter Soulsby voted to increase taxes on alcoholic drinks. Show vote

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