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Soviet Rouble

Volume 168: debated on Wednesday 28 February 1990

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To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if, when he last met his Soviet counterpart, he discussed the status of the rouble; and if he will make a statement.

1989–90 Income Tax and NIC Liability Compared with 1978–79 Indexed Regions
Average Change Per Tax Unit Liable (+ increase, -reduction) and Percentage Changes
IncomeIncome TaxNational Insurance ContributionsIncome Tax and National Insurance Contributions
AveragePercentage changeAveragePercentage changeAveragePercentage change
£ per annum£ per annum£ per annum£ per annum
Under 5,000-120-39·9-70-31·4-150-36·9
5,000–10,000-330-28·6+20+4·6-310-21·4
10,000–15,000-650-28·5+120+19·2-550-19·4
15,000–20,000-950-27·7+240+30·2-730-17·5
20,000–25,000-1,330-27·7+330+37·6-1,030-18·3
25,000–30,000-1,830-28·2+380+42·0-1,470-20·0
30,000–40,000-2,640-27·9+450+45·6-2,220-21·4
40,000–50,000-4,590-30·4+490+49·1-4,150-25·9
50,000–60,000-7,300-34·0+490+48·3-6,870-30·6
60,000–70,000-10,690-37·4+480+48·4-10,260-34·8
Over 70,000-32,630-46·6+470+48·1-32,220-45·5
All-1,080-31·6+150+24·1-930-24·3
Total tax units liable million)22·619·523·3
Total change (£ billion)-24·5+2·8-21·7