Philippa Whitford

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Health and Social Care)

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Central Ayrshire Scottish National Party

VAT Rate

There have been votes in Parliament on the rate at which Value Added Tax (VAT) is charged.

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We don’t have enough information to calculate Philippa Whitford’s position on this issue

However, Philippa Whitford has taken part in the following votes on the topic:

  • On 14 Jul 2015: Philippa Whitford voted against 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 21 Jul 2015: Philippa Whitford voted against the measures in the Finance Bill including against an increase in the income tax personal allowance, and against capping the rates of VAT and income tax at their existing rates until the next general election. Show vote
  • On 21 Jul 2015: Philippa Whitford voted against the measures in the Finance Bill including against an increase in the income tax personal allowance, and against capping the rates of VAT and income tax at their existing rates until the next general election. Show vote
  • On 26 Oct 2015: Philippa Whitford voted against the measures in the Finance Bill including against an increase in the income tax personal allowance, and against capping the rates of VAT and income tax at their existing rates until the next general election. Show vote

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