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  • Air Passenger Duty (1 annotation)

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what research his Department has conducted to assess the impact of air passenger duty on the economy; (2) if he will consider the All Party...

  • Air Passenger Duty

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what studies have been conducted to assess the effect of the costs of air passenger duty on the UK economy; what assessment has been made of the...

  • Air Passenger Duty

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many hon. Members have made representations to his Department to request an economic review of air passenger duty since June 2012.

  • Apprentices

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) how many apprentices working in his Department are (a) paid and (b) completing a qualification as part of the apprenticeship; (2) how many (a) paid...

  • Bank Notes

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recent discussions he had had with the Bank of England regarding the relative number of notes in circulation for £5, £10, £20 and £50.

  • Capital Investment: Northampton

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer with reference to the letter from the hon. Member for Northampton South on commuted sums for river maintenance, if he will consider the evidence now...

  • Child Trust Fund

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what estimate he has made of the proportion of Child Trust Fund accounts from the first full year of the programme that have received additional...

  • Corporation Tax

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will estimate the cost to the Exchequer of lowering the 20 per cent small profits rate tax band to (a) 19, (b) 18, (c) 17, (d) 16 and (e) 15 per cent.

  • Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the (a) budgeted and (b) actual cost was of the Equitable Life payment scheme in each year of its operation to date.

  • Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) how many estates of deceased policyholders have been sent compensation by the Equitable Life payment scheme; what proportion of all eligible estates...

  • Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many errors have been reported in payments made by the Equitable Life payment scheme.

  • Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many policyholders will not receive compensation from the Equitable Life payment scheme because they have experienced a relative gain.

  • Equitable Life Assurance Society: Compensation

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many individual policyholders in Scotland have yet to receive payments from the Equitable Life payment scheme, by parliamentary constituency.

  • Free Zones

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when the cost to the public purse is of (a) direct government expenditure and (b) estimated loss of revenue of the free ports in (i) Liverpool, (ii)...

  • George Anson

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what costs have been incurred by HM Revenue and Customs in contesting the case of the Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs v. George Anson.

  • George Anson

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what costs have been recovered from Ernst and Young after the decision in the case of the Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs v. George Anson.

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) if he will introduce stamp duty and provisions for council tax rebates for purchasers making energy-efficiency improvements to their home to encourage...

  • Green Deal Scheme

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will reduce VAT to five per cent on A rated boilers, A and B rated windows and passive flue gas technologies installed by Green Deal-accredited...

  • Income Tax: National Insurance Contributions

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when he expects to introduce plans to integrate the operation of income tax and national insurance contributions.

  • Income Tax: Rates and Rating

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will estimate the cost to the Exchequer of lowering the 40 per cent income tax band to (a) 30, (b) 38, (c) 37, (d) 36, (e) 35, (f) 34, (g) 33, (h) 32,...

  • Income Tax: Rates and Rating

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will estimate the cost to the Exchequer of lowering the 20 per cent income tax band to (a) 19, (b) 18, (c) 17, (d) 16 and (e) 15 per cent.

  • Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much has been paid out under the Listed Places of Worship Grant Scheme to provide for approved alterations to listed places of worship since the March...

  • Minimum Wage: Underpayments

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what assessment has been made of reasons for the increase in the number of under-payments of the National Minimum Wage.

  • Poverty: Children

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make an assessment of the potential effects of the withdrawal of child benefit from the fourth and any subsequent children in a single household...

  • Private Rented Housing: Energy

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will extend and increase the Landlord's Energy Saving Allowance to encourage early improvements to the private rented sector before the introduction...

  • Public Expenditure

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the UK's budget deficit was in each financial year from 2008 to date; and what the estimated budget deficit for each subsequent year up to 2016 will be.

  • Research

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what external policy research his Department has commissioned in each of the last six years; from which organisation each such piece of research was...

  • Revenue and Customs: Correspondence

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether his Department has a target time for HM Revenue and Customs to reply to correspondence from hon. Members; and if he will make a statement.

  • Departmental Staff

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many current and former personnel from (a) Deloitte, (b) KPMG, (c) Ernst and Young and (d) PwC are working for his Department and its associated public...

  • State Retirement Pensions: British Nationals Abroad

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many people in receipt of the basic state pension and residing in (a) Australia, (b) Canada and (c) New Zealand paid income tax in the UK in each of the...

  • Tax Allowances: Health Insurance

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he plans to introduce a tax deduction for those who take out health insurance.

  • Tax Avoidance

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) if he will appoint a committee to investigate the role of KPMG in designing and marketing aggressive tax avoidance schemes; (2) if he will appoint a...

  • Tax Avoidance

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will bring forward legislative proposals to prevent organisations located in tax havens from acquiring private finance initiative contracts.

  • Tax Avoidance

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will bring forward legislative proposals under which companies avoiding UK taxes would not be eligible to receive any public grants and subsidies.

  • Tax Avoidance

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what costs have been incurred by HM Revenue and Customs in contesting the case of Vardy Properties v. the Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue and...

  • Tax Avoidance

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what costs have been incurred by HM Revenue and Customs in contesting the cases of Howard Peter Schofield v. the Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue and...

  • Taxation: Combined Heat and Power

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what steps he is taking to encourage refineries to generate their own electricity using combined heat and power once levy exemption certificates are removed...

  • Training

    To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what media or public speaking training Ministers in his Department have received since May 2010.