Petrol tax

Discussion in 'Politics & Philosophical' started by vincemince, Wednesday 1st Jul, 2015.

  1. vincemince Club Veteran ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

    Quentin Wilson talks about fuel duty possibly rising in next weeks budget to bring in £ 8bn
    Oh dear !

    Watch video here
    Budget: Willson on petrol prices and fuel duty rise - BBC News

    Apparently he will be on Daily politics. At 12:40 today

    Bear in mind the following
    Circa 120 billion in tax p a not collected
    £ 60 bn avoidance - £ 40 bn evasion ( illegal ) - £ 20 bn uncollectable ( bankruptcies etc etc )