Wales written question – answered on 4th July 2012.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what assessment she has made of the effect on the Welsh economy of the increase in the standard rate of VAT.
The increase in the standard rate of VAT was an important element in the deficit reduction strategy. No assessment of the effects of this increase have been made at a sub-national level.
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