HC Deb 26 March 1981 vol 1 c423W
Mr. Dempsey

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the rate of tax relief per £1,000 given to mortgage borrowers at the most recent convenient date.

Mr. Peter Rees

The tax relief is £39 per £1,000 of mortgage, for basic rate taxpayers, assuming an interest rate of 13 per cent.