Finance Bill — No Increase in VAT Rate for Charities — rejected — 13 Jul 2010 at 21:15
The majority of MPs voted against exempting charities' charitable activities from the January 2011 increase in VAT from 17.5% to 20%.
- in clause 3, page 2, line 11, at beginning insert 'Subject to subsection (3A) below,'.
The proposed additional clause (3A) states:
- (3A) The amendment made by subsection (1) shall not have effect in relation to any supply made on or after 4 January 2011 to a charity where such supply is made to that charity solely in relation to its charitable non-business activities.'
-  Amendment sheet (Relevant amendment are no.s 35 & 36)
-  Finance Bill as at 1st July 2010 (Section 3 Rate of Value Added Tax)
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