David Rutley contributions to the Finance Act 2020


Tue 16th June 2020 Finance Bill (Eighth sitting) (Public Bill Committees)
Committee Debate: 8th sitting: House of Commons
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Finance Bill (Eighth sitting)

(Committee Debate: 8th sitting: House of Commons)
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Tuesday 16th June 2020

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Clause 98

Amendments relating to the operation of the GAAR

Question proposed, That the clause stand part of the Bill.

With this it will be convenient to discuss the following:

New clause 12—General anti-abuse rule: review of effect on tax revenues—

‘(1) The Chancellor of the Exchequer must review the effects on tax revenues of section 98 and Schedule 13 and lay a report of that review before the House of Commons within six months of the passing of this Act.

(2) The review under sub-paragraph (1) must consider—

(a) the expected change in corporation and income tax paid attributable to the provisions in this Schedule; and

(b) an estimate of any change, attributable to the provisions in this Schedule, in the difference between the amount of tax required to be paid to the Commissioners and the amount paid.

(3) The review under subparagraph (2)(b) must consider taxes payable by the owners and employees of Scottish Limited Partnerships.

This new clause would require the Chancellor of the Exchequer to review the effect on public finances, and on reducing the tax gap, of Clause 98 and Schedule 13, and in particular on the taxes payable by owners and employees of Scottish Limited Partnerships.

That schedule 13 be the Thirteenth schedule to the Bill.