UK’s high diesel taxation hurting operators and economic recovery alike


 

While unlikely to astound operators, a study by UHY Hacker Young has pointed out that irrespective of the UK’s economic recovery, our fuel-taxation remains cripplingly out of step compared with that of our international competitors. The UK has the highest pump prices of any major world economy, hitting businesses hard as they struggle to pull out of recession, according to the national accountancy group. The UK levies a tax of 59% on diesel, which is the highest in any major […]