NI tax hike for social care is a sticking plaster
Victoria Hewson quoted in City AM
Mark Littlewood writes for The Times
Mark said: “Cracking the social care problem is not straightforward, especially once political and electoral considerations intervene. This government’s plans to do so are not a serious solution. Indeed, given that the fund is also to be used to ease crises in the NHS and that the NHS is almost permanently in crisis, it is doubtful how much of the revenue will end up paying for social care at all. It won’t be long before this administration — or its successor — has to go back to the drawing board.“.
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