Ian Paisley Jnr

Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Communities and Local Government)

DUP MP for North Antrim

@ianpaisleymp

Fuel Taxes

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

Photo: Paul Townsend

Ian Paisley Jnr 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: Ian Paisley Jnr voted to reduce VAT from 20% to 17.5% Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Ian Paisley Jnr voted against the proposed budget for 2013-14 which proposed 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 12 Nov 2012: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Fuel Duty Show vote
  • On 3 Jul 2012: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — New Clause 12 — Rate of VAT Show vote
  • On 3 Jul 2012: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2012 — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 16 May 2012: Ian Paisley Jnr 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: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2011: Ian Paisley Jnr voted to decrease the main rate of VAT by 2.5% to 17.5%. Show vote
  • On 22 Jun 2011: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — The Economy Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Reject Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2011 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Ian Paisley Jnr voted against 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 16 Mar 2011: Ian Paisley Jnr 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: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Opposition Day — Reduction of Fuel Duties for the Most Remote Areas Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2010: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Rate of Value Added Tax Show vote
  • On 13 Jul 2010: Ian Paisley Jnr was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Increase in Rate of Value Added Tax Show vote

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