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6 Sweets (Excise)

Volume 463: debated on Wednesday 6 April 1949

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Resolved:

"That, as from the seventh day of April, nineteen hundred and forty-nine, the duty of excise on sweets charged under section six of the Finance Act, 1927, shall be charged at the rates set out in the following Table:—

Description of sweets

Rate of duty per gallon

£s.d.
Not exceeding 27 degrees proof sprit—
Still at106
Sparkling at186
Exceeding 27 degrees proof spirit—
Still at1106
Sparkling at1166

And it is hereby declared that it is expedient in the public interest that this Resolution should have statutory effect under the provisions of the Provisional Collection of Taxes Act, 1913."