Labour’s Mansion Tax: Six things you need to know

  1. Labour’s Mansion tax will help to fund our NHS for the future

  2.  Labour’s mansion tax will raise around £1.2 billion.

  3. Labour’s mansion tax will only apply to homes worth
    £2 million or more

  4. Labour’s mansion tax will protect those who are asset-rich but cash-poor.

  5. Labour’s mansion tax will be progressive.

  6. Labour’s mansion tax will use a simple banded system.

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http://www.labour.org.uk/blog/entry/six-things-you-need-to-know-about-labours-mansion-tax

A recovery for the many, not just a privileged few – Ed Miliband speech

Ed_Miliband_2Click to see Ed Miliband explain his vision for the many

Thursday 13 November 2014

This election is a fight about a different direction for Britain, to make it work for everyday people, not just for a privileged few with:

  • A recovery that works for you and your family.
  • The next generation doing better than the last.
  • The NHS there when you need it.

And we’re in a fight not because our opponents think we’re destined to lose. We are in a fight because they fear we are going to win. Our task is simple: not to be distracted, but to focus on the prize of changing this country. More