Scottish Income tax rate to rise to 50%?
England is governed by a democratically elected body of 650 members from constituencies in England (82%), Scotland (9%), Wales (6%) and Northern Ireland (3%). England has no separate government.
Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland each have their own Government body, to oversea their own interests.
Scottish Income Tax Rates
From April 2017, the income tax rates and bands payable by Scottish taxpayers will be those set by the Scottish Parliament. The Scottish rates and bands will then be set annually by the Scottish Parliament.
84.6% of Scottish voters were interested enough to vote about Leaving the United Kingdom
67.2% of Scottish voters were interested enough to vote about Leaving Europe
2,001,926 voted to stay in the UK in 2014
1,661,191 voted to stay in the EU in 2016
The Scottish independence referendum is scheduled for 18th September 2014, and will decide whether or not Scotland is to become an independent country. The planned date for independence, if successful is March 2016. Have they begun to rebuild Hadrian’s Wall yet ? The current Scottish Parliament has 129 members, with another 59 Westminster MPs sitting …