There are 70000
millionaires, who pay less tax under Tony Blair than they did
under Margaret Thatcher.
The occupation of
Iraq costs £5 million per day. It is scandalous that under a
Labour government there is money for war but not for schools or
following measures should be brought in immediately to shift the
burden of taxation onto the greedy rich.
top band of income tax of 60% for those earning over £60000,
(comparable to the top band in the first 8 years of
Thatcher's government). This would raise at least £19
billion per year.
corporation tax to the level of 35% that New Labour
inherited from the conservatives in 1997. This would raise
at least £12 billion per year.
one off 10% wealth tax for those with assets of over £2
million. This would raise at least £10 billion.
the course of the government further taxation of the rich should
be introduced to bring about equality.