Jeremy Hunt

Conservative MP for South West Surrey

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Corporation Tax Rate

There have been votes in Parliament on the rate of tax charged on a company's profits.

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Jeremy Hunt generally voted for reducing the rate of corporation 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 the rate of corporation tax:

  • On 6 Sep 2016: Jeremy Hunt 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 5 Sep 2016: Jeremy Hunt voted to reduce the main rate of corporation tax to be charged in 2020. Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2016: Jeremy Hunt voted to reduce the main rate of corporation tax for the financial year 2020 from 18% to 17%. Show vote
  • On 11 Apr 2016: Jeremy Hunt 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: Jeremy Hunt 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 26 Oct 2015: Jeremy Hunt voted for the measures in the Finance Bill including an increase in the income tax personal allowance, and to cap the rates of VAT and income tax at their existing rates until the next general election. Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2015: Jeremy Hunt voted for the measures in the Finance Bill including an increase in the income tax personal allowance, and to cap the rates of VAT and income tax at their existing rates until the next general election. Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2015: Jeremy Hunt voted for the measures in the Finance Bill including an increase in the income tax personal allowance, and to cap the rates of VAT and income tax at their existing rates until the next general election. Show vote
  • On 14 Jul 2015: Jeremy Hunt voted in favour of the Summer 2015 budget which, among other measures, increased the minimum wage, replaced student maintenance grants with loans and cut tax credits. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2015: Jeremy Hunt voted for a series of taxation related measures including increasing the personal income tax free allowance and increasing the threshold at which higher rate tax is charged. Show vote
  • On 23 Mar 2015: Jeremy Hunt voted to approve the March 2015 budget which contained plans to spend £76bn more than was expected to be taken in and introduced a help to buy ISA, reduced corporation tax and increased spending on mental health by around £300m/year. Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on March 2014 Budget Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2014: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution — To Charge Corporation Tax for 2014-15 Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Jeremy Hunt 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 15 Apr 2013: Jeremy Hunt 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 25 Mar 2013: Jeremy Hunt voted to set a budget for 2013-14 involving raising £612bn and spending £720bn; continuing to reduce corporation tax, introducing a scheme to help people buy homes worth up to £600,000 and to increase the personal income tax allowance for those of working age. Show vote
  • On 3 Jul 2012: Jeremy Hunt voted to raise the basic income tax free allowance, cut corporation tax, and to support other tax changes proposed in the Finance Bill. Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 16 Apr 2012: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on Finance Bill (carry over) Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on March 2012 Budget Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2011: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Reject Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Jeremy Hunt was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2011 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Jeremy Hunt voted in favour of the March 2011 budget which outlined £710 billion of government spending for 2011-12 while only expecting to bring in £589bn; a corporation tax cut, an increase in the personal income tax free allowance and a presumption in favour of sustainable development. Show vote
  • On 20 Jul 2010: Jeremy Hunt voted to support the 2010 Finance Bill which included an increase in VAT from 17.5% to 20% among other measures. Show vote
  • On 6 Jul 2010: Jeremy Hunt voted to support the 2010 Finance Bill which included an increase in VAT from 17.5% to 20% among other measures. Show vote

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