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Mr. Yeo: To ask the Prime Minister what events he is planning to attend as part of the golden jubilee celebrations; and what events his Department is planning to arrange to celebrate the golden jubilee. 
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30 AprilSession of the Joint Houses of Parliament in Westminster Hall at which Her Majesty will address both Houses.
4 JuneNational thanksgiving service at St. Paul's.
25 JulyOpening of the Commonwealth games.
4 AugustClosing of the Commonwealth games.
Mr. Flight: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what effect the defined payment system as outlined in the Financial Services Agency's polarisation paper will have on the number of independent financial advisers. 
It concludes that the IFA sector would be likely to shrink to some extent. This does not mean that these firms would go out of business, as existing IFA firms who do not want to move to the defined payment system proposed by the FSA would be able to operate as they do now, expect that they would not be able to hold themselves out as independent. This outcome also needs to be seen in the context of the current market where 80 per cent. of mass market consumers buying packaged products use the non-IFA or tied sector. These consumers should benefit from increased choice under the FSA's proposals.
Ruth Kelly: Monthly figures for all Departments could be provided only at disproportionate cost. However, the Treasury has published full, financial year outturns for the years 199798 to 19992000 in Public Expenditure Statistical Analyses (Cm 5101). Provisional financial year outturns for 200001 have been published in Public Expenditure 200001 Provisional Outturn (Cm 5243).
Mr. Bercow: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will list the instances in which his Department, agencies and non-departmental public bodies failed to pay valid invoices within 30 days or after the agreed credit period in the financial year 200001. 
HM Treasury 99.09 per cent.; National Investment and Loans Office 100 per cent.; Department of National Savings 99.6 per cent.; Inland Revenue 98.65 per cent.; HM Customs and Excise 97.36 per cent.; and Royal Mint 95 per cent.
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Mr. Edward Davey: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether the concession under which the penalty for not submitting a return on time will not be charged if the Revenue reject a return as incomplete and the taxpayer returns it within 14 days will apply this year; and what the statutory authority is that allows the Revenue to reject a return in such circumstances. 
Dawn Primarolo: Section 8 of the Taxes Management Act 1970 requires a person who is given a notice to make and deliver a return containing such information as may reasonably be required in the pursuance of the notice. The Inland Revenue will reject a return if it fails to satisfy the requirements of section 8.
The 14 day period of grace will apply this year if a return received before the filing date is sent back to someone who has genuinely forgotten something, such as signing the return. The 14 day period of grace will not be given in cases where it appears a delaying tactic is being employed.
Mr. Hoban: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will list the (a) full and (b) partial regulatory impact assessments published in respect of the proposed change in the tax system since May 1997. 
Dawn Primarolo: All full and partial regulatory impact assessments are published on the Inland Revenue and Customs and Excise internet sites. Copies of full regulatory impact assessments are also available in the House of Commons Library.
Mr. Hoban: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many people (a) only paid tax at the rate of 10p in the pound and (b) would have done so if they had not claimed the children's tax credit in 200001. 
Dawn Primarolo: I refer the hon. Member to "Inland Revenue Statistics" table 2.1, a copy of which is available in the Library of the House. The latest version can be accessed on the Inland Revenue website http:// www.inlandrevenue.gov.uk/stats/income_tax/it_t01_1.htm.
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Dawn Primarolo: There is no separate capital gains tax rate. Capital gains are taxed on individuals using the income tax savings rates: 10 per cent., 20 per cent. and 40 per cent. The rate depends on how far the individual's income has used up the starting and basic rate bands. A rate of 34 per cent. applies to trusts.
Assuming an across the board cut in tax rates applicable to capital gains and ignoring behavioural changes, the relevant tax rates applied to individuals would be 7.4 per cent., 14.8 per cent. and 29.6 per cent. The rate for trusts would be 25.2 per cent.
Mrs. Browning: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when he will reply to the question from the hon. Member for Tiverton and Honiton (ref 27653) of 10 January, on gross receipts of the windfall tax on Railtrack. 
Alan Keen: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the most recent quarterly statistical returns are of the number of awards for (a) working families tax credit, (b) disabled persons tax credit and (c) children's tax credit for (i) the constituency of Brentford and Isleworth and (ii) the constituency of Feltham and Heston. 
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