Capital Gains Tax
There have been votes in Parliament on the level of taxation on profits arising from increases in value for assets such as property and shares.
Jacob Rees-Mogg consistently voted for
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On 21 Jan 2015:
Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against public subsidies for developing onshore wind turbines.
On 14 Mar 2016:
Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against delaying the exclusion of electricity generated by onshore wind turbines from suppliers' obligations to provide certain amounts of electricity generated by renewable means.
On 14 Mar 2016:
Jacob Rees-Mogg voted against using a planning committee decision date, rather than the date planning permission was formally granted, as the cut-off date for allowing electricity generated from onshore wind turbines to be counted towards supplier's obligations to provide a certain amount of electricity generated from renewable sources.
On 20 Apr 2016:
Jacob Rees-Mogg voted not to relax the imposition of cut-off date after which new on-shore electricity generating wind turbines would cease to be considered renewable energy sources for the purpose of a legal requirement on generators to produce a certain amount of energy from renewable sources.
On 9 May 2016:
Jacob Rees-Mogg was absent for a vote on Energy Bill — Onshore Wind Power — Ceasing to Count Towards Renewables Obligation
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