Ed Balls risks disincentivising investment and job creation

Mark Littlewood is quoted in the Daily Mail

IEA Director General Mark Littlewood is quoted in the Daily Mail. In the article he argues that the long term effects of raising the top rate of income tax results in no net gain in taxes and would provide as a disincentive for firms wanting to base in Britain.

Furthermore, in reponse to Ed Balls claim that 'Those with the broadest shoulders should bear the fair share of the burden', Mark quotes that those with incomes above £150,000 pay almost 30 percent of all income tax receive

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