HC Deb 31 March 1950 vol 473 c88W
Mr. Pitman

asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury what are the figures of receipts from the tax on pools in quarters from 1st January, 1949, to the latest quarter date.

Mr. Jay

The quarterly figures of receipts of Pool Betting Duty from football pools (together with other similar pools included under the same heading) since 1st January, 1949, are as follows:

Receipts during 3 months ending
31st March, 1949 4,300,162
30th June, 1949 3,325,965
30th September, 1949 1,753,339
31st December, 1949 5,428,636