Is the road transport industry expecting too much from Philip Hammond’s budget this afternoon? Motortransport.co.uk looks at what’s in store for logistics. Business rates It is expected that Philip Hammond will announce some relief for smaller businesses faced with increased business rates. Responding to MPs’ concerns during prime minister’s questions last week, Theresa May said: “There are different effects on different businesses, and it is important that we have already put significant sums into transitional support for businesses so that […]
The FTA has welcomed news that London’s T-Charge will commence on 23 October, providing a level playing field for all road users.
France’s plan to swap the failed Ecotaxe road user charging system with a new Heavy Vehicle Transit Tax early next year have been scrapped indefinitely.
FairFuelUK and its backers were joined by 100 MPs at the Houses of Parliament on Monday [4 March], where 40 MPs signed a letter calling upon the chancellor to cut fuel duty.