Diesel and Petrol: Excise Duties

Treasury written question – answered on 25th October 2021.

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Photo of Alan Brown Alan Brown Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change)

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the estimated revenue receipts from petrol and diesel fuel sale duties was for financial year 2021-22; and what the revised projection is.

Photo of Alan Brown Alan Brown Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Energy and Climate Change)

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what the (a) estimated and (b) actual revenue receipts from petrol and diesel fuel sale duties was to the end of Quarter 2, financial year 2021-22.

Photo of Helen Whately Helen Whately The Exchequer Secretary

The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) published its fuel duties forecast as part of its Economic and fiscal outlook in March 2021. This set out that fuel duties are estimated to reach £26.0bn in 2021-22.

Monthly profiles were subsequently published for 2021-22 and estimate that £12.6bn would be received up to the end of quarter 2 (April-September).

An updated annual forecast is expected to be published by the OBR on Wednesday 27 October.

Monthly receipts are published by HMRC at: https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics/hmrc-tax-and-nics-receipts-for-the-uk

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