Overview: At £0.53 per pint, the UK has the highest beer duty of any EU member country which England has played in Euro 2020. This is greater than Sweden’s; more...Click here to read more
Overview: The coronavirus job retention scheme (CJRS) has been available since 1 March 2020 and is due to finish at the end of September 2021. The objective of the CJRS...Click here to read more
Introduction Council tax is paid by the occupiers of residential property to a local authority. It was introduced in 1993 to replace the community charge – or ‘poll tax’, which...Click here to read more
On Tuesday in Westminster, the TaxPayers' Alliance called for tax cuts to support Britain's pubs. We launched our new beer mats, which will be distributed in pubs across the country...Click here to read more
by Joe Ventre, digital campaign manager The four nations of the United Kingdom are on course to unlock, but as many of us embark on a return to something...Click here to read more
by Tom Ryan, researcher at the TaxPayers' Alliance The Office of Budget Responsibility (OBR) released a report on Tuesday that warns public debt could reach levels not seen since...Click here to read more
The TaxPayers’ Alliance (TPA) was launched by Matthew Elliott and Andrew Allum in early 2004 to speak for ordinary taxpayers fed up with government waste, increasing taxation, and a lack of transparency in all levels of government.
No party was standing up for taxpayers and nearly all politicians were committed to bigger government, higher spending and secretive deals behind closed doors.
The TPA sought to challenge this status quo. The United States, Germany, France and Italy all had groups dedicated to defending taxpayers against new taxes, exposing waste and putting forward the case for spending restraint. The TPA was set up to ensure that British taxpayers were no longer ignored by politicians.Click here to read more