Cut Tourism Vat

Tim Farron MP has given his support of cutting VAT across tourism to make the UK more competitive with Europe

South Lakes MP supports Cut Tourism VAT campaign

By Emma Eversham

South Lakes MP Tim Farron has pledged his support of the Cut Tourism VAT campaign and is putting pressure on the Treasury to bring tax rates for hotels, restaurants and other hospitality and leisure businesses into line with those in other European countries. 

Culture Secretary Maria Miller said tourism was central to the Government's economic growth strategy, but she didn't talk about VAT

New Tourism Strategy missed a trick, says VAT campaign

By Luke Nicholls

The Cut Tourism VAT Campaign is ‘disappointed’ that Culture Secretary Maria Miller and VisitBritain have both failed to realise the importance of reducing VAT for the sector after the national tourist board published its new tourism strategy earlier this...