Budget Resolutions 1998 — Corporation tax (due and payable date) — 23 Mar 1998

Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).

The majority Aye voters passed a set of regulations[1] that would enable the government to require instalment payments of corporation tax by large companies[2].

The system at this time was that large companies paid their corporation tax nine months after the end of their accounting period.

On 7 January 1999 the Corporation Tax (Instalment Payments) Regulations 1998 came into force which implemented the regulations discussed in this particular vote.

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Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.

What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (Aye)Minority (No)BothTurnout
Con0 142 (+2 tell)088.9%
Independent1 00100.0%
Independent Conservative1 00100.0%
Lab295 (+2 tell) 0071.2%
LDem42 0091.3%
PC0 2050.0%
UUP0 3030.0%
Total:339 147076.4%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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