Johnny Mercer

Minister of State (Cabinet Office) (Minister for Veterans' Affairs)

Conservative MP for Plymouth, Moor View


Incentives for Companies to Invest in Assets

The tax incentive for companies to invest in assets (eg. new equipment) is determined by the "annual investment allowance" - the amount spent on investing assets in a year which companies (or self-employed individuals) can deduct from their profits prior to the calculation of corporation tax.

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Johnny Mercer voted for stronger tax incentives for companies to invest in assets

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Major votes

  • On 24 May 2021: Johnny Mercer was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Clause 9 — Incentives to Invest in Plant or Machinery — Large Digital Services Companies Show vote
  • On 19 Apr 2021: Johnny Mercer voted not to exclude large digital services companies from tax incentives for investing in plant and machinery and not to make such incentives conditional on support for unions and paying a living wage. Show vote

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