HC Deb 23 June 1948 vol 452 cc132-3W
12. Mr. N. Macpherson

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what additional Income Tax has been imposed on the Falkland Islands for the year 1949 by the Legislative Council on 11th June, 1948.

Mr. Creech Jones

Following is the detailed reply:

allowances of £50 and £25 respectively have been introduced for a female relative taking charge of the children of a widower or a widow, and for the maintenance of an infirm relative. The standard allowance for each child is £25, and in addition an allowance of £125 for a child educated abroad has been introduced.