Treasury

If you have written to Nigel as part of a standard-letter campaign, such as those from 38 Degrees, you can find his responses on the issues here.

January 2019 – “Reading Tax”

Thank you to those who have contacted me about Value Added Tax (VAT) on e-books. European Union (EU) VAT directives have traditionally required member states to apply their […]

January 2019 – “NHS Tax”

Thank you to those who have contacted me about tax rises to fund the NHS. Our NHS is a vital public service, providing healthcare who needs it, free […]

January 2019 – Early Day Motion 1239 on the 2019 Loan Charge

Thank you to those who have contacted me about Early Day Motion 1239 – The 2019 Loan Charge. Ministers & PPSs do not, by convention, sign […]

October 2018 – Beer Duty and Pubs

Thank you to those who have contacted me about alcohol duties. As announced at the 2017 Autumn Budget, tax on beer, cider, wine and spirits have […]

October 2018 – Teachers’ Pay

Thank you to those who have contacted me about teachers’ pay. Teachers are dedicated professionals who work hard every day educating the next generation. I am […]

October 2018 – Online Retail Tax (Facebook and Amazon Campaigns)

Thank you to those who have contacted me about corporations paying tax. I understand your concerns and completely agree that digital companies must contribute fairly to funding our […]

September 2018 – Funding for local government and services

Thank you to those who have contacted me about funding for local government and services. Local government is the front line of our country’s democracy, and […]

August 2018 – Support for Pubs

Thank you to those who contacted me about support for pubs. I recognise the crucial role that pubs play in the social and economic life of our […]

August 2018 – Pensions Dashboard

Thank you to those who contacted me about the Pensions Dashboard.   I firmly believe that creating a strong savings culture will help secure a better future […]

August 2018 – Small Claims Limit Increase and the “Justice for Injured Workers” campaign

Thank you to those who have contacted me about the proposed increase to the small claims limit. I completely understand concerns regarding plans to increase the […]