Philippa Whitford

Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Health and Social Care)

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Central Ayrshire Scottish National Party

Tax Avoidance

Parliament has voted on measures, including the introduction of a general anti-abuse rule, aimed at tackling abusive tax avoidance.

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Philippa Whitford generally voted for measures to reduce tax avoidance

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 measures to reduce tax avoidance:

  • On 13 Apr 2016: Philippa Whitford voted for implementing a series of proposals intended to reduce tax avoidance and evasion. Show vote
  • On 19 Apr 2016: Philippa Whitford voted to give the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority duties to combat abusive tax avoidance arrangements, including by ascertaining and recording the beneficial ownership of trusts. Show vote
  • On 28 Jun 2016: Philippa Whitford voted to require multinational enterprises to publish a country by country tax strategy including information on their attitude to tax planning. Show vote
  • On 18 Apr 2017: Philippa Whitford voted against raising the threshold for paying higher rate income tax, against introducing a Soft Drinks Industry Levy, against restricting the national insurance benefits of remuneration other than salary and against other changes to the tax system. Show vote
  • On 18 Apr 2017: Philippa Whitford voted against raising the threshold for paying higher rate income tax, against introducing a Soft Drinks Industry Levy, against restricting the national insurance benefits of remuneration other than via salary and against other changes to the tax system. Show vote

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