Tax reform 2

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- press release by Equal Opportunities Commission 'Taxation and discrimination against women', 3 Dec 1980

- typescript response by the National Council for Civil Liberties to the Government's Green Paper 1980

- response of Equal Opportunities Commission to the Government Green Paper, 1980 (Green Paper on 'Taxation of Husband and Wife' introduced by Sir Geoffrey Howe)

- correspondence with 'Rights of Women' group re submission on the Green Paper

- correspondence with Ian Spence, Inland Revenue, and Geoffrey Howe re repeal of section 37 of the Income and Corporation Taxes Act 1970, dated 1980

- press release by National Council for Civil Liberties 'Inadequate tax reforms proposed by Government Green Paper', 28 Sep 1981

- typescript commentary on reply to Green Paper on taxation of husband and wife by Women in Media, 29 Oct 1981

- photocopy of note for the consideration of women's organisations on the reform of taxation of married couples

- photocopy from Hansard, Jan 1981

- papers relating to phasing out married man's tax allowance, 1982

- letter from Equal Opportunities Commission re changes in taxation of women over the last 10 years, 1983

See 6WIM/F/07 for WNC Taxation Working Party papers