§ Mr. Pardoe
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the net saving in manpower and public expenditure in a full financial year, caused by the deci-734W
vehicle specially constructed as or converted into a private ambulance for the use of a disabled person can be relieved of car tax, but I am afraid I could not extend this relief to other vehicles.
§ Mr. Carter-Jones
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will consider abolishing VAT on vehicles purchased for their own use by people who are drawing mobility allowance; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Robert Sheldon
In a broadly-based tax such as VAT I am afraid that such a relief could not be justified.