[wdmmg-discuss] BBC radio program about tax
kathryn.corrick at googlemail.com
Wed Sep 15 17:17:38 BST 2010
Totally agree. I've been listening to them this week. They've been really
interesting and helpful. Definitely worth listening to. I now know nuggets
such as why economically it's much better to increase the Personal Allowance
but why politically it's more attractive to lower the tax band percentage.
Cries of "10% tax" much snappier than "We're raising the personal allowance
On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 12:51 PM, Julian Todd <julian at publicwhip.org.uk>wrote:
> It's called Evan Loves Tax. I heard one show yesterday morning
> explaining how the tax system is deliberately complicated because the
> public responds to things like lower band rates of tax, but not to
> higher personal allowances, even though both achieve the same thing
> (the former with greater complexity).
> Recommended for everyone here:
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