§ 54. Mr. Ashley
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimate he has made of the loss of revenue on the basis of those persons on the Disabled Persons Register being exempt from the payment of Selective Employment Tax; and what would be the loss of revenue on the basis of giving them the same preferential treatment as part-time workers and those over 65 years of age.
§ Mr. Diamond
Of the order of £15 million for full refund and £10 million for refund of two-thirds of the tax.