Budget Resolutions 1998 — Corporation tax (due and payable date) — 23 Mar 1998
Oliver Letwin MP, West Dorset voted in the minority (No).
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.
-  Motion on corporation tax, House of Commons, 23 March 1998
-  Finance (No. 2) Bill 1998, Clause 30, (pdf document - scroll to page 24)
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.
|Party||Majority (Aye)||Minority (No)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||0||142 (+2 tell)||0||88.9%|
|Lab||295 (+2 tell)||0||0||71.2%|