Osborne sets 15 per cent company tax target

British Chancellor wants 'supreme national effort' post-Brexit

4th July, 2016
British Chancellor George Osborne Pic: Getty

British Chancellor George Osborne has set a goal of lowering the country's corporate tax rate to 15 per cent in an effort to keep businesses investing in Britain as it prepares to leave the European Union.

“We have now got to be part of a supreme national effort to make it work for the British people,” Osborne said in the interview, which was published in today’s edition. Osborne said he stands by the warnings he has...

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