§ Mr. Teddy Taylor
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if, pursuant to his reply of 4 March, Official Report, column 94, a date has yet been fixed at the European Court of Justice for the application by the European Economic Community Commission for a declaration that the United Kingdom has breached the sixth directive by levying a zero rate on certain goods and services in relation to the levying of value added tax; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Brooke
A date ha .s not yet been fixed. The Government's position remains as given in my answer of 4 March.