The Deputy Prime Minister has defended the way the government handled the controversy over the 'pasty tax'. Speaking to ITV1's Daybreak Nick Clegg said the government was right to listen and react to the concerns of organisations and businesses and is still consulting over the charities tax.
The government appears to have tied itself in knots over the row on charitable giving.
The row over the cap on a tax relief for charitable giving is the latest in a string of rows that have erupted since the budget.
Charities and philanthropists have warned that Government plans to change the way it taxes charitable donations will discourage giving