Supporting families, strengthening marriage: a plan for a meaningful transferable tax allowance for married couples

Document type
Report
Corporate author(s)
Centre for Social Justice (Great Britain)
Publisher
Centre for Social Justice
Date of publication
26 September 2013
Subject(s)
Families, Poverty Alleviation Welfare Benefits and Financial Inclusion
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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This short report calls for the Government to introduce a transferable tax allowance (TTA) for married couples. It asks for that allowance to be set at a meaningful level – initially £2,000 per couple per year (amounting to a possible annual saving of £400 per couple).

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