CTV Campaign launches survey report
The Cut Tourism VAT Campaign, in association with UKHospitality, the Tourism Alliance and the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions has today launched a report on the findings of a survey assessing the impact to date of 5% VAT on UK tourism and hospitality businesses. With more than a thousand responses from tourism and hospitality businesses…..Read more
The CTV Campaign launches industry survey on the impact to date of 5% VAT on UK tourism and hospitality businesses
Today the Campaign, in partnership with the Tourism Alliance and UK Hospitality, is asking industry to complete a short survey covering the impact of Covid-19 on the industry; the extent to which the VAT cut in July 2020 helped the industry to deal with the crisis; and the likely impact on the industry if the…..Read more
VAT reduction on tourism and hospitality extended to 5th April 2021
The Cut Tourism VAT Campaign heartily welcomes the Chancellor’s announcement that the reduction in VAT to 5% on visitor accommodation, hospitality and attractions is being extended to the end of the financial year. The long-term benefits of reduced VAT on tourism and hospitality services has long been proven, as evidenced not least by the fact…..Read more
Cross-party support voiced for long-term reduction in tourism VAT
Cross-party support has been voiced for a long-term reduction in tourism VAT. MPs from the Conservative, Labour, SNP and Liberal Democrat Parties each suggested at a backbench business debate in the House of Commons on 10 September that an extension of the reduction in VAT beyond January would be an effective way to protect businesses…..Read more
5% VAT on Tourism Services!
The Cut Tourism VAT Campaign is absolutely delighted that the Government has introduced 5% VAT on tourism services for a six month period from 15 July 2022 to 12 January 2021. Whilst it has taken a global pandemic to bring this about, 27 years of compiling the most robust economic evidence has undoubtedly convinced the…..Read more
SNP u-turn on aviation tax strengthens the case for a cut in tourism VAT
Following yesterday’s surprise U-turn by the SNP on cutting airport departure tax, the Cut Tourism VAT campaign has reissued its call for VAT to be cut to 5% from its current rate of 20% to protect the future of Scottish tourism. The U-turn by the SNP adds further fiscal obstacles for the Scottish tourism industry…..Read more
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