In Parliament – January

Corporation Tax (Northern Ireland) Bill – Friday 27th January

Nigel Mills MP: Is my right hon. Friend aware of the data which suggest that almost twice as much will be raised from companies moving from Great Britain to Northern Ireland than from those moving into Northern Ireland from overseas? If that is the…

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International Development Bill

On Monday 3rd November, I voted against the money resolution required to progress the International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill.

As some of my constituents may be aware from when I have written about this previously, Michael Moore MP, a Liberal Democrat, has tabled a Private Member’s Bill to enshrine in…

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Taxation of Pensions Bill

On Wednesday 29th October, I spoke in the Second Reading of the Taxation of Pensions Bill debate. As part of the 2014 Budget, the Government announced proposals to allow people aged 55 and above, from April 2015, access to their money purchase pension savings as they wish during retirement. This…

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