"Pasty tax" compromise?

The Government has agreed to consider a compromise on the so-called pasty tax. A delegation led by Cornish MP Stephen Gilbert is proposing that VAT should not be paid on cooked food which is allowed to cool before sale.

pasty tax protesters
There have been big protests over plans for the so-called "Pasty Tax" Credit: ITV Westcountry


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