HC Deb 04 February 1985 vol 72 c401W
Mr. Austin Mitchell

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what would be the additional full year revenue if all food at present zero rated were rated at 5 per cent. for value added tax purposes.

Mr. Hayhoe

It is estimated that the net additional revenue in a full year at 1984–85 prices would be £1,100 million.