Tax and Fiscal Policy

Letters to the Editor: Tax rises, broken pledges and social care


In the Media

Annabel Denham quoted in the Daily Mail

In the Media

Professor Len Shackleton writes for Reaction

Christopher Snowdon writes a letter to the Editor of The Times

IEA Head of Lifestyle Economics, Christopher Snowdon, penned a letter to The Times arguing Boris Johnson’s decision to hike National Insurance Contributions by 1.25 per cent to fund social care will fail.

Christopher said: “The NHS will swallow this cash and demand more, as it always does. The idea that the government will cut the health budget on the eve of an election after this “temporary” boost is fanciful“.

Read the full letter here.