Category Archives: tax threshold

Nick Clegg on Andrew Marr: Tories want tax cuts for the wealthy, I want to put £100 back in workers’ pockets

Nick Clegg was on Andrew Marr today talking about his wish to see the Government raise the tax threshold by a further £500, putting £100 back in people’s comments. If you agree, by the way, sign the petition here. Without … Continue reading

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Why it’s worth being a member of the Liberal Democrats

Today, the Liberal Democrats fulfilled their key election pledge of raising the income tax threshold to £10,000. And they’ve produced a nifty little picture to tell us about it. And we should rightly be proud. This doesn’t tell the whole … Continue reading

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Labour lefties help Liberal Democrats achieve election promise

Nobody was really expecting another rise in the Income Tax threshold in yesterday’s Autumn Statement. A significant rise, to over £9,000 had already been announced. When Chancellor George Osborne revealed that there would be a further rise to £9440, he … Continue reading

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