§ Mr. Butcher
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what has been the revenue from all taxes on new car sales in the first three months after the Budget changes came into effect; and what was the comparable figure in each of the last two years.
§ Mrs. Gillian Shephard
Estimates for the second calendar quarter of the value added tax and car tax accruing on new car sales in the past three years are as follows:
£ million 1989 Q2 1,000 1990 Q2 960 1991 Q2 830