Thursday 31 January 2019
Taxation of Low-income Families
The following is an extract from a debate on Taxation of Low-income Families in Westminster Hall on 16 January 2019.
The Conservative party introduced the national living wage. We should be enormously proud of that fact. It goes up by 4.9% in April, so those in full-time employment will take home £2,750 more than they did in 2010.
[Official Report, 16 January 2019, Vol. 652, c. 398WH.]
Letter of correction from Mel Stride:
An error has been identified in my response to this debate.
The correct wording should have been: