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Fewer paying company car tax, but Treasury takes extra £360m.

The amount of cash collected by the Treasury in company car tax has increased by more than 24% year-on-year – some £360 million – yet the number of employees receiving the benefit fell by 20,000 over the same period, newly-released … Continue reading

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FTA says fuel duty cut would protect UK economy.

   In its pre-Budget submission to the Chancellor, FTA has told George Osborne that a reduction in fuel duty would make an important contribution towards protecting the UK economy. Writing to Mr Osborne ahead of the Budget on 17 March, … Continue reading

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Fuel duty cut is good for the economy.

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) applauded the Chancellor’s recognition that cutting fuel duty does have a positive impact for all – something that the Association has been telling government for a very long time. According to a Treasury Report issued … Continue reading

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Fuel duty freeze has made little impact.

The fuel duty freeze of the last three years has made “little impact” on the wallets of cash strapped motorists, the RAC Foundation has said. RAC Foundation director Professor Stephen Glaister called on the Chancellor to “go beyond his promise” … Continue reading

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