FAMILIES and the economy would both take pleasure in a much-needed boost if the VAT decrease for having a hard time industries is extended for another year.
The threat is that, just as we enter into spring and people wish to go out, leisure, tourist and hospitality firms are required to put rates up.
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It is about fun days out once again for people who need it.
We need to make individuals better, quicker.
If you take the decrease away– VAT was slashed from 20 percent to 5 percent last year as assistance for sectors up until March 31– it is going to take a lot longer to get the economy going.
We can get better quicker under the best conditions.
Raising BARREL would be the incorrect thing to do at the incorrect time.
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However it is not just about having a good time once again, it is about tasks that opt for it.
Tourism is extremely crucial to the UK while hospitality is our 3rd biggest market.
An extension to the BARREL break would cost up to ₤ 1billion however eventually create more than that in tax receipts.
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