Fraser Nelson Fraser Nelson

Britain already has the world’s highest property tax. Why do we need a Mansion Tax?

To listen to the debate about Labour’s prospective Mansion Tax, you’d think that the UK didn’t have any wealth or property taxes. So your CoffeeHouse baristas looked up the figures, which are collected by the OECD. Our stamp duty, business rates and council tax give the UK the highest property tax in the world. This

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