Crockart Raises a Glass to Duty Cuts for Scotch Whisky Industry

Mike Crockart MP has welcomed a cut of the duty on spirits which was announced in the budget this afternoon. During the budget speech in the House of Commons, the Chancellor announced that the duty on spirits will be cut by 2% in order to support the Scotch whisky industry. 

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Crockart Welcomes Further Tax Cut for Workers in Edinburgh

Mike Crockart MP, has welcomed the announcement in today’s budget that from April 2015, the personal tax allowance will be increased to £10,600 and the Budget has confirmed that it will rise still further to £10,800 in 2016/17 and to £11,000 by 2017/18.  As a result of changes to the personal all...

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Crockart Congratulates Edinburgh’s New Youth Parliamentarians

Mike Crockart MP, has congratulated Owen Cruickshank and Laura Holloway who were recently elected to represent Edinburgh Western in the Scottish Youth Parliament. The results of the Scottish Youth Parliament elections were announced on the 15th March 2015. The elected candidates will become membe...

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About Mike

Mike Crockart is the Member of Parliament for Edinburgh West. He was first elected in 2010. He has been campaigning to increase apprenticeships, cutting income tax, increasing pensions, improving childcare and making Scotland stronger. Read more