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Married People: Tax Allowances

Question for Church Commissioners

UIN 909357, tabled on 19 February 2019

To ask the right hon. Member for Meriden, representing the Church Commissioners, what recent discussions the Church of England has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on increasing the marriage allowance.

Answered on

21 February 2019

The Church Commissioners have not recently held discussions with the Chancellor of the Exchequer regarding the Married Couple’s Tax Allowance, though the matter has been raised by bishops in the House of Lords.

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Church Commissioners
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