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Sixth Form Colleges: VAT

Question for Department for Education

UIN 215913, tabled on 25 November 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate she has made of the amount of VAT paid by sixth form colleges in the UK in each of the last three years.

Answered on

28 November 2014

The Department for Education funds sixth form colleges in England, not in the rest of the UK. We estimate that the total cost of VAT for sixth form colleges in England has been approximately £30 million for each of the last three years.

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