Future Welsh income tax?

The Silk Commission - set up to consider the case for increasing the powers of the Welsh Assembly - has recommended the Welsh government should have the power to vary income tax by 2020.

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First Minister cautious on Welsh income tax

First Minister Carwyn Jones told me that he welcomes the Silk Report but remains unconvinced about the need for the transfer of income tax powers to Wales. He told me that 'We're not seeking the devolution of power over income tax' and says fairer funding is a bigger priority.

You can see his answers in the video below:

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