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Capital Taxes Office (Staff)

Volume 958: debated on Thursday 16 November 1978

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the total staff employed in the capital taxes office in

Number of employeesNet yield of Estate Duty/Capital Transfer Tax per employee at 1978 prices
1st November 1978877
1st April 19789511977–78£395,000
1st November 1977988
1st April 19779981976–77£410,000
1st November 1970920
1st April 19709091969–70£1,060,000
1st November 1960Not available
1st April 19607411959–60£ 1,120,000
1. The figures in column (1) include the staff of the Shares Valuation Division of the Office, which provides valuation services not only for the purposes of ED/CTT but also for Stamp Duty, Capital Duty and Capital Gains Tax. Conversely, the figures exclude the number of staff in the Valuation Office who provide a valuation service for ED/CTT purposes.
2. The figures in column (2) have been calculated by reference to—
(a) the approximate average number of staff in post during the year to 31st March;
(b) the Index of Retail Prices at September 1978.