Events

Upcoming event: Kent business exhibition

The TaxPayers’ Alliance will be in Kent on the 13th May 2020 to attend the Business Vision Live Exhibition. Our grassroots campaigners Harry Fone and Kieran Neild will be handing out free literature and merchandise at the event. Feel free to say hello and tell us about how ever-rising taxes... Read more...

Upcoming event: Lancashire business exhibition

In the latest of a series of visits to the north west, The TaxPayers’ Alliance will be in Preston, the cradle of the industrial revolution, to attend the Lancashire Business Exhibition.  We want to hear how ever-rising taxes are affecting Lancastrian business owners and entrepreneurs. So please stop by our... Read more...

Upcoming event: The future of the BBC licence fee

The future of the BBC licence fee:Mark Wallace in conversation with Sir Robbie Gibb  Sir Robbie Gibb: Senior Adviser with the global strategic communications firm Kekst CNC and newspaper columnist. Former Director of Comms at No10 Downing Street and former Head of BBC Westminster.Mark Wallace: Journalist, newspaper columnist and political... Read more...

Herefordshire Action Day

The TPA visited Herefordshire to campaign against a planned 4 per cent rise in council tax. Supporters in the area notified us about the inflation-busting rise and following conversations with local councillors we realised it would pass unchallenged unless we acted.The grassroots and research teams sprung into action and we soon... Read more...

South West Business Expo

The TPA attended the biggest business exhibition in the south west. With nearly 4,000 people in attendance our stand was a hive of activity. It was great to meet so many people who were familiar with our work and were eager to lend their support to future campaigns. Read more...

North East Business Expo

TPA CEO John O'Connell, Kieran Neild and Harry Fone promoted the work of the TaxPayers' Alliance at the North East Expo in Newcastle. It was a great opportunity to chat to business owners about the numerous tax and regulatory challenges they face. Many were angered that excessive taxation limited how... Read more...

Basildon Business Expo

Grassroots Campaign Manager Harry Fone and Grassroots Assistant Kieran Neild-Ali visited the Basildon Business Expo to promote the work of the TaxPayers' Alliance. Specifically, they were there to highlight The Bumper Book of Burdens on Business which exposes just a handful of taxes and regulations that hinder British entrepreneurs.The response... Read more...

Ashfield & Mansfield Action Day

We joined forces with TPA supporters in Ashfield and Mansfield to hold their local councils to account. Our research showed that councillors' allowances in Ashfield and Mansfield were sky high when compared to other Nottinghamshire councils. Despite having the smallest population out of all Notts councils, over the last three... Read more...

Stand Against Socialism at Durham University

Grassroots Campaign Manager Harry Fone spoke to speak to students at Durham University about our Stand Against Socialism campaign. At the Durham Union Society, he was joined by writer Dr Ben Irvine and lecturer Dr Nikos Sotirakopoulos to discuss why socialism is becoming popular again and what we as free... Read more...