§ The Financial Secretary to the Treasury (Mr. Niall MacDermot)
Representations have recently been made on this subject and my right hon. Friend will bear them in mind when Purchase Tax is next under review.
§ Mr. MacDermot
Any reduction in the rate of tax would have to apply to imported no less than to home-produced cricket balls. If I may put it in this way, cricket balls have to be Gattable as well as battable.