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It's time centre ground politicians stopped peddling dangerous economics that could crush the NHS

Sunday, May 27th, 2018

Following the publication by the Institute for Fiscal Studies of its fundamentally economically flawed analysis of the NHS’s finances this week debate continues on how
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If PWC are going to discuss tax they really do have a duty to understand what they're talking about

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

I readily confess that like most who work in tax justice I think that Covi, which describes itself as a think tank, is rather more
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The FT has a lot to learn about tax

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

I have already referred to an FT editorial published this morning that made welcome comment on the need for NHS reform. Unfortunately it was not
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Hypothecated taxes are designed to undermine the NHS

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

I have written before on why we do not need hypothecated taxes to fund the NHS. A slightly theoretical version of the argument is here. A
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The last thing the NHS needs is a hypothecated tax: Labour please note

Saturday, January 20th, 2018

The New Statesman published a feature on Jon Ashworth, the shadow health secretary this week. It included this comment: Conservative MPs such as Sarah Wollaston,
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The NHS does not require a hypothecated tax: it needs additional spending

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

The FT says this morning that: The latest winter crisis to hit the NHS — and the knowledge that an ageing population will only intensify
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Labour has to avoid hypothecated taxes for the NHS

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

John McDonnell discussed the possibility of hypothecating national insurance charges to cover increasing NHS charges yesterday. Labour last discussed doing so in 2014. I said
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Thanks heavens: no hypothecation

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Sometimes it is hard to remember to say thank you. When there are other issues on your mind it’s even hard to note small victories.
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Hypothecation is no answer for the NHS

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Reports suggest that Labour is considering hypothecated national insurance increases to pay for additional NHS spending during the next parliament. I have to admit I
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