Lord Hague of Richmond

Conservative Peer

@williamjhague

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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Lord Hague of Richmond voted a mixture of for and against stronger tax incentives for companies to invest in assets

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.

Key votes about stronger tax incentives for companies to invest in assets:

  • On 2 Jul 2014: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013-14 to 2014-15 — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Decline Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 1 Apr 2014: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Carry-Over Show vote
  • On 2 Jul 2013: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 15 Apr 2013: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2013 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 25 Mar 2013: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on March 2013 Budget Show vote
  • On 26 Mar 2012: Lord Hague of Richmond voted in favour of the March 2012 budget which planned spending of £683bn against expected revenue of £592bn and also increased the income tax personal tax free allowance, reduced corporation tax, introduced a new top rate of Stamp Duty and introduced a tax to recover child benefit from households with an individual earning over £50K. Show vote
  • On 5 Jul 2011: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Third Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill — Reject Second Reading Show vote
  • On 26 Apr 2011: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Finance Bill 2011 — Second Reading Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on March 2011 Budget Show vote
  • On 29 Mar 2011: Lord Hague of Richmond was absent for a vote on Budget Resolution — Capital Allowances — Tax Breaks for Investing in Machinery and Green Technology Show vote
  • On 8 Jun 2010: Lord Hague of Richmond voted to support the economic measures contained in the Liberal - Conservative Coalition's programme for government Show vote

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