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Value Added Tax (Funeral Services)

Volume 975: debated on Friday 7 December 1979

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he will consider making the services of funeral undertakers zero rated for value added tax purposes.

No. The services of funeral undertakers are already exempt from value added tax. To give any further relief would be inconsistent with the Government's taxation policy