Brexit & EconomyPoliticsBudget 08: Higher air-travel duty

Budget 08: Higher air-travel duty

Darling puts up duties on air travel in line with increased travel by Brits

Chancellor Alistair Darling isaid revenue from plane duty will rise by 10%,
noting that transport accounts for one third of environmental costs.

He added that he wants to see aviation included in the the European Union
Emissions Trading Scheme

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