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Exchequer And Audit Act

Volume 977: debated on Tuesday 29 January 1980

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer when his review of the Exchequer and Audit Act will be completed; and if he proposes to publish it before presenting new audit legislation.

I refer the hon. Member to the answer my right hon. Friend the Chief Secretary gave the hon. Member for Kilmarnock (Mr. McKelvey) on 21 January 1980—[Vol. 977, c. 28–29]—in which it was indicated that the Government expect before long to publish a Green Paper on the role of the Comptroller and Auditor General.

Per cent.
Table wine†13152542
Fortified wine (15–18 per cent. alcohol)†....3140
.. Price data not readily available.
* Includes VAT at 15 per cent.
†There is a particularly wide range of prices.

between company and corporation taxes, employer's social security contributions, local taxes and other taxation.

The available information; is as follows; I regret that international sources do not show the amounts of other taxes paid by the corporate sector.