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Treasury minister downplays need for immediate tax rises

A Treasury minister has downplayed the need for immediate tax rises to tackle record levels of government borrowing caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Treasury minister downplays need for immediate tax rises
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  • Shared by The Guardian
  • January 19, 2021
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Jesse Norman said a rapid economic recovery from the worst recession for more than three centuries could help ministers avoid increasing the tax take in response to record borrowing levels.

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