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Volume 301: debated on Wednesday 19 November 1997

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To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what progress he has made in his review of the taxation of charities, with particular reference to charity shops and if he will make a statement. [15935]

Charities (including charity shops), businesses and other interested parties are contributing their suggestions on improvements to the existing taxation system for charities by the Review's deadline of 1 December 1997. The suggestions received will inform a public consultation document which is due to be published in Spring 1998.