HC Deb 12 May 1994 vol 243 c225W
12. Mr. Morgan

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what percentage of an average household's income he estimates will be spent on value added tax in(a) 1994–95 and (b) 1995–96.

Sir John Cope

The latest published information shows that VAT paid by households averaged around 6.8 per cent. of household gross income in 1992.