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Business: Government Assistance

Question for HM Treasury

UIN 904554, tabled on 13 April 2016

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what fiscal steps he is taking to support businesses.

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19 April 2016

The Government wants low taxes, but taxes that are paid. We are cutting corporation tax to 17%, the lowest rate in the G20, reducing the business rates burden in England by £6.7bn over 5 years, and acting on avoidance to ensure a level playing field for all businesses.

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