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Official: Treasury: various papers on sketch estimates and economies., 18 Nov 1927 - 19 Dec 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 18/47

Scope and Contents

Includes memoranda and notes from Treasury officials including: Sir Warren Fisher [Permanent Secretary]; Gilbert Upcott [Deputy Controller]; Alfred Hurst; James Grigg [Principal Private Secretary to the Chancellor of the Exchequer]; Sir Alfred Watson, Government Actuary.Also includes drafts and copies of minutes from WSC to some of those mentioned above and to Sir Richard Hopkins [Controller of Finance and Supply Services, Treasury]; copy of WSC's speech on making the 1927 budget financial statement.Subjects covered by the file include: the proposed rating scheme and profits tax; various other tax and duty matters; reducing local authority grants; suggestions for reductions in the civil estimates for the 1928 budget; expenditure on pensions.


  • Creation: 18 Nov 1927 - 19 Dec 1927

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (95 folios))

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