Finance Bill — Clause 82 — Reduction in Rate of Capital Gains Tax — 6 Sep 2016 at 14:00

Zac Goldsmith MP, Richmond Park voted to reduce the rates of capital gains tax.

The majority of MPs voted to reduce the rates of capital gains tax.

MPs were considering the Finance Bill[1].

The amendment rejected in this vote stated:

  • Amendment: 174, page 167, line 40, leave out clause 82

The clause in question provided for a reduction in the basic rate of capital gains tax (CGT) from 18% to 10%, and the 28% rate to 20%, on most gains made by individuals, trustees and personal representatives. It also extends the 10% rate of CGT for gains qualifying for entrepreneurs' relief to include investors' relief. [3]

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Debate in Parliament |

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 (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Con283 (+2 tell) 0086.4%
DUP4 0050.0%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent1 1066.7%
Lab0 178 (+2 tell)077.9%
LDem0 5062.5%
PC0 30100.0%
SDLP0 30100.0%
SNP0 45083.3%
UKIP1 00100.0%
UUP2 00100.0%
Total:291 236082.5%

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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NameConstituencyPartyVote
no rebellions

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