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National Insurance Contributions

Treasury written question – answered on 20th July 2011.

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Photo of David Hanson David Hanson Shadow Minister (Treasury)

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many applications for the national insurance holiday scheme had been (a) received and (b) approved in each region as at 30 June 2011.

Photo of David Gauke David Gauke The Exchequer Secretary

holding answer 18 July 2011

Up to 30 June 2011, HMRC had received (a) 4,919 successful and (b)158 unsuccessful applications for the NICs holiday from new businesses. The regional breakdown is as follows:

Successful Unsuccessful
Northern Ireland 211 11
Scotland 696 14
Wales 293 12
East Midlands 475 11
North East 319 15
North West 896 27
South West 810 24
West Midlands 596 25
Yorkshire and Humber 623 19
Total 4,919 158

Does this answer the above question?

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No2 people think not

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