High fat foods could face levy
‘Naughty’ foods could be subject to a new tax, in a bid to encourage
The Foods Standards
Agency is considering a consultation for a levy on high fat food.
The idea has already met with criticism, reports
Telegraph. Julian Hunt, of the
Food and Drink
Federation, said such a tax was “regressive” and would just take
cash out of people’s pockets.
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