Liz McInnes

Former Labour MP for Heywood and Middleton

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Income Tax Additional Rate

There have been votes in Parliament on the rate of income tax which applies to income over £150,000. This is the top income tax band known as the additional rate.

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Liz McInnes consistently voted for increasing the tax rate applied to income over £150,000

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 increasing the tax rate applied to income over £150,000:

  • On 25 Mar 2015: Liz McInnes voted against 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: Liz McInnes voted against the 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 23 Mar 2015: Liz McInnes voted against charging income tax in the 2015-16 financial year and against setting the basic rate at 20%, the higher rate at 40% and the additional rate at 45%. Show vote
  • On 4 Mar 2015: Liz McInnes voted to increase the top rate of income tax. Show vote
  • On 5 Nov 2014: Liz McInnes voted against cutting the income tax rate applied to those earning over £150,000 a year. Show vote

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