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Clause 60 - Extension of capital allowances

Part of Finance (No. 2) Bill – in a Public Bill Committee at 11:00 am on 13th May 2014.

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Photo of Ian Swales Ian Swales Liberal Democrat, Redcar 11:00 am, 13th May 2014

As an MP with one of the enterprise zones to which the Minister referred in my constituency, I can certainly bear out the need for the extension. For example, we are currently working on an investment wherein, if a spade was put in the ground tomorrow, the project would take four years to complete. I therefore very much welcome the change.