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    “ Mr Hodges says the figures show a broad increase for all taxpayers will be needed to raise significant funds. He speculates the chancellor could add 1 per cent for basic rate payers, scaling this up to 3 and 5 per cent for higher and additional rate payers (creating new rates of 21, 43 and 50 per cent).”

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    Fairy story.

    Let's ask a tax punter for a punt on taxes.

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    The two words that matter being:

    He speculates
    You can't call 'Doom' until it's in a Budget Statement, Moron.
    His heart is in the right place - shame we can't say the same about his brain...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mordac View Post
    The two words that matter being:



    You can't call 'Doom' until it's in a Budget Statement, Moron.
    you might say that. - i'm not allowed to comment.
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    Why not tax 100% and let Chancellor do your home budget?

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    Won't the £350m/week we'll be saving, after 1/1/21, cover it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    “ Mr Hodges says the figures show a broad increase for all taxpayers will be needed to raise significant funds. He speculates the chancellor could add 1 per cent for basic rate payers, scaling this up to 3 and 5 per cent for higher and additional rate payers (creating new rates of 21, 43 and 50 per cent).”

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    Please see my Tax Haven thread for mitigation ideas.

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    “ Mr Hodges says the figures show a broad increase for all taxpayers will be needed to raise significant funds. He speculates the chancellor could add 1 per cent for basic rate payers, scaling this up to 3 and 5 per cent for higher and additional rate payers (creating new rates of 21, 43 and 50 per cent).”

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    Still cheaper than if we'd had Komrade Korbyn.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DimPrawn View Post
    Still cheaper than if we'd had Komrade Korbyn.
    Same top rates, so no - not cheaper

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    Same top rates, so no - not cheaper
    98% top rate by Xmas.

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    When the fun stops, STOP.

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