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Clause 2 - Personal allowance for 2013-14 for those born after 5 April 1948

Part of Finance (No. 2) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 4:15 pm on 23rd April 2013.

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Photo of Sheila Gilmore Sheila Gilmore Labour, Edinburgh East 4:15 pm, 23rd April 2013

The problem is that despite all this policy that the Minister’s Government have been pursuing for three years in relation to the tax allowances—and all the other policies that we would like to see reviewed—people’s real wages are falling. Their living circumstances are worsening. Something is not working.