The tipping point of taxes

Dr. Arthur Laffer appears on the BBC Radio 4 Today Programme

Famous economist and mind behind the Laffer curve, Dr. Arther Laffer, appears on the BBC Today Programme in preparation for his lecture at the IEA, on whether or not taxes are at a tipping point. In the interview, Dr laffer comments on the high rate of income tax in the UK as well as the increasing excise paid on tobacco which is negatively impacting revenue. 

You can listen to the interview in full here. Dr laffer's segment begins at 02.45.42.