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Finance Bill, 1978-04 - 1979-08

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 9/2/10

Scope and Contents

Correspondence on taxation legislation in the Finance Bill, with correspondents including: [Richard] Bruce Farthing, Director, General Council of British Shipping; Michael Strachan (2); Ronald Swayne, Chairman of Overseas Containers Limited, and President, General Council of British Shipping; Joseph Wood, Director-General, General Council of British Shipping; John Greenborough, President of the Confederation of British Industry (2); 3rd Lord Montagu of Beaulieu, President, Historic Houses Association, to Denis Healey, Chancellor of the Exchequer.

Also includes: report by the General Council of British Shipping; notes and brief for MPs by the Confederation of British Industry; memorandum by the Country Landowners Association; observations by the Law Society's Revenue Law Committee; background notes to the bill from the Treasury press office; memorandum by the Civil Service Whitley Council; British Institute of Management paper on personal taxation.


  • Creation: 1978-04 - 1979-08

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The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.


2 file(s)

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Finding aid date

2002-05-24 16:51:29+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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