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David Simpson

Former DUP MP for Upper Bann

@DavidSimpsonDUP

Reduce capital gains tax

Capital gains taxes should be reduced.

David Simpson 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: David Simpson voted to reduce the rates of capital gains tax. Show vote
  • On 6 Sep 2016: David Simpson 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 28 Jun 2016: David Simpson voted against reducing the basic rate of capital gains tax by 8%. Show vote
  • On 11 Apr 2016: David Simpson was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2015-16 to 2016-17 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 22 Mar 2016: David Simpson was absent for a vote on March 2016 Budget Show vote
  • On 22 Mar 2016: David Simpson was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution 38 — Capital Gains Tax Show vote
  • On 22 Mar 2016: David Simpson was absent for a vote on Procedure (Future Taxation) — Inclusion of Provisions Taking Effect in Future Years in the Finance Bill Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: David Simpson was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution — 31 — Employee Shareholder Scheme Tax Exemptions Show vote
  • On 6 Jul 2010: David Simpson voted to oppose the 2010 Finance Bill which included an increase in VAT from 17.5% to 20% among other measures. Show vote

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