Conservative party manifesto
Released 18 May 2017
The Conservative party has published its manifesto ahead of the general election on 8 June 2017.
Key tax headlines include:
•Personal allowance to be increased to £12,500 and higher rate threshold to £50,000 by 2020 (as previously announced);
•no VAT increase;
•no change to corporation tax rates; and
•legislative regulation of tax advisory firms.
The full manifesto is available from the Conservative party website.