HC Deb 27 June 1978 vol 952 c500W
Mr. Rooker

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will list (a) the value of child tax allowances in 1950, 1955, 1960, 1965, 1970 and each subsequent year, (b) the cash value of this allowance for the standard rate taxpayer and (c) to what value child tax allowances would need to be raised in the current year to have maintained their 1970 and 1974 value to keep in line with inflation.

Mr. Robert Sheldon

The figures are as follows:

French franc, the West German mark and the Japanese yen.

Mr. Robert Sheldon

I shall let the hon. Member have a reply as soon as possible.