HC Deb 28 March 1933 vol 276 c836

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he is aware that employment in the building industry is being retarded by the continued existence of the provisions authorising the imposition of a land value tax; and whether he will consider supplementing the suspension of the tax, under Section 27 of the Finance Act, 1932, by legislation repealing Part III of the Finance Act, 1931?

The CHANCELLOR of the EXCHEQUER (Mr. Chamberlain)

I would refer my hon. Friend to the answer given on 9th February to the hon. and gallant Member for Newbury (Brigadier-General Brown)