Skip to main content

Tax Returns

Volume 987: debated on Friday 27 June 1980

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on the action planned by the Inland Revenue in the light of the finding of the 1979 sample survey of a 24 per cent. error in the examination of tax returns.

The Inland Revenue will reinforce methods of supervision and management in local offices. It will also

National Enterprise Board's shareholding in Ferranti; and what is the Government's policy regarding the disposal of these shares.

The intentions of companies in respect of the NEB's shareholding in Ferranti are a matter for them; my right hon. Friend has undertaken to inform the House of his decision in respect of the Government's policy.