To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will give (a) the total revenue received from corporation tax and (b) that sum as a percentage of all revenue received from taxation, for each year since 1979.
[holding answer 1 December 1987]: The information is as follows:
|Net receipts of corporation tax1|
|£ million||Per cent.2|
|1 Including advance corporation tax.|
|2 As percentage of total taxes and royalties.|
Source: Table 3.13 and S24 Financial Statistics.