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Diesel Fuel: Excise Duties

Question for HM Treasury

UIN 66278, tabled on 2 March 2017

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether he plans to increase taxes on diesel fuel.

Answered on

10 March 2017

The Government is committed to improving air quality, and will consult on a detailed draft plan later this year which will set out how we will achieve our air quality goals. Alongside this, the Government will continue to explore the appropriate tax treatment for diesel vehicles, and will continue to engage with stakeholders.

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