§ Mr. Flight
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many companies have declared two employees or fewer who are taxed through PAYE since 1999. 
§ Dawn Primarolo
There were approximately 640,000 PAYE schemes at April 2002 with one or two employees. PAYE schemes cover both companies and unincorporated businesses, and each employer can have more than one PAYE scheme.