New road pricing scheme looms for hauliers


 

Hauliers must be involved in plans for a new road pricing system to plug a £35bn black hole in finances as the country moves increasingly towards an electric vehicle revolution, according to Logistics UK. An influential group of MPs said the ban on new petrol and diesel vehicles from 2030 will result in plunging Treasury revenues, as fuel duty and vehicle excise duty are not currently levied on EVs. They said the government urgently needed to reform motoring taxation and […]