§ Mr. Straw
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will publish in the Official Report tables showing for 1980–81, and on a comparable price base (a) the estimated yield of each separate tax and duty collected by the Inland Revenue and Her Majesty's Customs and Excise, (b) the estimated yield of (i) a 1 per cent. increase in the rate of percentage related taxes and (ii) of revalorising excise, hydrocarbon and all other taxes and duties not specified in (i) in line with the last 12 months' annual rate of inflation, and the effect of each increase on the retail price index and (c) the estimated cost of revalorising personal and other income tax allowances and higher rate thresholds in line with the last 12 months' annual rate of inflation.
§ Mr. Ernie Ross
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much (a) income tax, (b) capital gains tax and (c) corporation tax has been paid, respectively, under section 38 of the Finance Act 1973 in each year since the financial year 1973–74.