§ 50. Mr. Costain
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the yield from selective employment tax from the construction industry during each financial year since the introduction of the tax; and what is the estimated yield for the present financial year.
§ Mr. Channon
It is not possible to provide actual figures for individual industries, but yields from the construction industry have been estimated as follows:
£million For the half year September 1966 to March 1967 40 For the Financial Year 1967–68 80 For the Financial Year 1968–69 100 For the Financial Year 1969–70 150 For the Financial Year 1970–71 150 The estimated yield for 1971–72 80 600