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Whisky

Volume 892: debated on Friday 23 May 1975

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what proportion of the average retail cost of whisky represents duty and tax.

Taking an average of bar and off-licence prices, duty and VAT together represent about 57 per cent. of the retail price of whisky.