asked Her Majesty's Government:
Following the recent Budget, how much excise duty is imposed on (a) a pint of beer and (b) a pint of cider at the following alcoholic strengths: (1) 0.5 per cent, (2) 3 per cent, (3) 5 per cent and (4) 7 per cent.
Excise duty imposed on a pint of beer and a pint of cider are shown in the table.
|Amount of Excise Duty imposed on a pint of:|
Figures are excluding VAT.