HC Deb 25 March 2002 vol 382 c751W
Mr. Flight

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the tax burden was as a proportion of national income in(a) 1996–97 and (b) 2001–02. [44686]

Mr. Andrew Smith

Estimates of net taxes and social security contributions as a percentage of GDP are contained in table B22 and table B10 of the November 2001 pre-Budget report.