Income tax in the UK.

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Income tax in the UK.

Post by bindeweede » Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:01 pm

Dan Snow.
Happy Birthday, Income Tax. William Pitt introduced it today in 1799. Rate started at 1% if you earned over £60 and went up to 10% if you earned over £200.

He promised it was temporary.
Looks like politicians haven't changed much over the years. :twisted:

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