§ Bob Russell
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what representations he has received to give members of HM armed forces serving in the Gulf an income tax rebate; and if he will make a statement; 
(2) if he plans to give an income tax rebate to members of HM armed forces serving in the Gulf; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Dawn Primarolo
The longstanding rule—recognised by successive Governments—is that Crown Servants, wherever they are serving, are chargeable to income tax on their Government salaries. We have no plans to change it.