Analysis of 50 years of election results and tax burden data up to 2024-25, when the next election must occur, shows that governments which raise tax burdens are less likely...Click here to read more
On, 10th of January 2024, the TaxPayers' Alliance submitted to the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities consultation on the provisional local government finance settlement 2024-25. READ THE SUBMISSION...Click here to read more
In the 2021 Budget the then chancellor, Rishi Sunak, froze the personal allowance and higher rate income tax thresholds from 2021-22 until 2025-26. This freeze was extended to 2027-28 and...Click here to read more
By: Jonathan Eida, researcher Taxpayers in the UK have been struggling through a cost-of-living crisis. The tax burden is currently at a 70 year high. Alongside this record tax...Click here to read more
By: Callum McGoldrick, researcher at the TaxPayers' Alliance The UK has a record high tax burden, harming growth and hitting household budgets. But to sustainably bring down this tax...Click here to read more
By: John O'Connell, chief executive of the TaxPayers' Alliance The TPA revealed this week that the number of people paying income tax has soared by 4.5 million. This matters,...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