§ 22. Mr. RUPERT GWYNNE
asked what was the total amount of property and Income Tax received into the Exchequer on and since 6th April, 1912, up to and including 7th August, 1912; how much thereof represented arrears of tax for previous years; and how much thereof represented tax levied by deduction during the period in question?
§ Mr. LLOYD GEORGE
The total amount of Income Tax (exclusive of Supertax) paid to the Exchequer from 6th April to 7th August, 1912, inclusive, was £4,190,000. Of this sum approximately £3,210,000 consists of arrears of tax for previous years, and £980,000 represents tax paid by deduction and proper to the year 1912–13.