Taxation: Fuel Oil

Treasury written question – answered on 2 November 2009.

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Photo of Andrew Tyrie Andrew Tyrie Conservative, Chichester

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer

(1) what the estimated financial value of tax to be collected on the use of recovered fuel oil from the lime manufacturing industry is in the UK over the next three years;

(2) how much tax has been collected on the use of recovered fuel oil from (a) the lime industry, (b) the electrical industry and (c) the steel industry since the implementation of the tax in November 2008; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of Sarah McCarthy-Fry Sarah McCarthy-Fry Parliamentary Secretary, HM Treasury

The forecast revenue for 2009-10 from fuel duty is published in table C.6 of the 2009 Financial Statement and Budget Report. This can be found at:

Data on receipts from oils duties are published in the National Statistics Hydrocarbon Oils Duties bulletin available at:

Receipts and forecasts of recovered fuel oil by industry are not available.

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