Finance Bill — New Clause 1 — Income Tax — Report on Possible Changes to Regime — 19 Nov 2018 at 19:55
The majority of MPs voted against requiring a report is produced on the effect of two possible changes to the income tax regime.
MPs were considering the Finance Bill
The proposed new clause rejected in this vote was titled: Additional rate threshold and supplementary rate and stated:
- ‘The Chancellor of the Exchequer must, no later than 5 April 2019, lay before the House of Commons a distributional analysis of—
- (a) the effect of reducing the threshold for the additional rate to £80,000, and
- (b) the effect of introducing a supplementary rate of income tax, charged at a rate of 50%, above a threshold of £125,000.’
-  Parliament's webpage on the Finance Bill, (Finance (No. 3) Bill 2017-19)
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 (No)||Minority (Aye)||Both||Turnout|
|Con||292 (+2 tell)||0||0||92.7%|
|Lab||0||223 (+2 tell)||0||86.5%|