HC Deb 26 October 1972 vol 843 c395W
Sir F. Corfield

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was the total yield of taxation for each of the financial years from 1969–70 to the latest date for which figures or estimates are available, differentiating between the yield from total taxation, on the one hand, and the yield from income tax and surtax on the other.

Mr. Nott

The figures are as follows:

Total taxation £ million Net receipts from income tax and surtax £ million
1969–70 13,372 5,162
1970–71 13,806 5,980
1971–72 15,154 6,781
1972–73 (Budget Estimate) 15,469 6,998