§ Mr. Hannam
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what representations he has received from the major charities concerning relief for value added tax.
§ Mr. Ridley
My right hon. and learned Friend the Chancellor of the exchequer received a letter in September from the VAT Reform Group of charities requesting VAT relief on all charities' purchases and, very recently, a letter on this subject from the National Council for One-Parent Families.