A North Sea windfall tax would damage energy security
Len Shackleton writes for CapX
Christopher Snowdon and Emily Carver referenced in the Daily Mail
Andy Mayer comments for The Telegraph
The proposal has been described as ‘opportunistic’ and is widely considered to be detrimental to an industry which pays far more in tax than many others.
“The whole system needs a fundamental review with a reversion to a simpler system with fewer opt-outs, consistent taxation across the different types of energy provision, and a carbon tax to reflect the challenge of climate change”
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