Clause 9 - GAAR to apply to national insurance contributions

Part of National Insurance Contributions Bill – in a Public Bill Committee am 2:45 pm ar 21 Tachwedd 2013.

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Photo of Julian Smith Julian Smith Ceidwadwyr, Skipton and Ripon 2:45, 21 Tachwedd 2013

I think that the hon. Lady had a very successful career at an accounting firm before she entered the House. Does she regret that the Labour Government did not do more to deal with tax avoidance? She has seen this from both sides—as a Member, and from an accountant’s point of view—so could more have been done?