U.K. Parties’ Tax Row Intensifies in Campaign Focused on Economy

April 6, 2015 11:16 PM

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U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives and the Labour opposition continue to clash on tax plans as the Tories hit back at Labour claims they have made families worse off.

Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne on Tuesday will say the previous Labour government imposed taxes on the average household’s earnings worth 1,895 pounds ($2,831) a year in real-terms when they were last in government, citing House of Commons figures. His opposition counterpart Ed Balls use...

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