§ 65. Colonel Stoddart-Scott
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer why Purchase Tax is imposed on second-hand blankets.
§ Sir S. Cripps
Blankets, whether new or second-hand when sold by registered wholesale merchants and manufacturers, are liable to tax under Section 18 (2) of the Finance (No. 2) Act, 1940.
§ Mr. Swingler
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer on how many individual articles Purchase Tax is at present levied.