Report on public’s understanding of tax devolution in Wales welcomed by Finance Minister

14 Mar 2019 12:03 PM

A report on the public’s understanding of tax devolution in Wales is published today, ahead of the Finance Minister’s first Tax Advisory Group.

The report highlights the key findings from tax devolution questions that were included in the 2016-17 and 2017-18 National Survey for Wales and last year’s Wales Omnibus Survey.

The key findings of the reports include:

Minister for Finance and Trefnydd, Rebecca Evans said:

“Today’s report provides us with a starting point for measuring  the public’s awareness and understanding of tax devolution in Wales. There is clearly work to be done and we will be using these findings to inform our future engagement on implementing and developing new taxes.

“With the devolution of income tax on 6 April I am committed to developing tax policy in an open and transparent manner, and I encourage people to get involved and help shape our future tax policy.”

The report will be live at 9am on Thursday 14 March, 2019.