Raising the most money possible from the wealthiest – the Irish show how *not* to do it

by Stephen Tall on October 13, 2011

Some 18 months ago, I welcomed the news that the Coalition Government had abandoned thoughts of messing with the Gift Aid scheme for charitable giving — there had been proposals, supported by some charitable organisations, to introduce a composite rate (…)

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3,700+ children in Oxford to benefit from Lib Dems’ pupil premium

by Stephen Tall on October 13, 2011

I noted last month that there was a simple reason the Lib Dems’ recent conference was a surprisingly cheerful affair: The Lib Dem membership has realised the power it now wields: a vote at conference can now shape government policy. (…)

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