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Customs And Excise Duties

Volume 983: debated on Thursday 24 April 1980

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will publish a statement showing the amount of tax on a standard pint of beer and on a standard packet of 20 cigarettes in each of the years 1935, 1945, 1955,

(pence)
BeerCigarettes
(per pint)(per packet of 20)
193512½32
194529½81
195522½67½
196518½76½
1975†15½59½
Post Budget†*16½56½
* March 1980
† including VAT