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1988 Nov 17 Th
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Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Private Office files (Lawson)

Community Charge: Ridley letter to Chief Secretary ("Local Authority Fees and Charges") ["grave risk of exaggerating the possible benefits from a general power to charge"] [declassified Feb 2018]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: T640/830 f31
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Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 15pp
Themes: Public spending & borrowing, Taxation, Local government, Local government finance, Community charge ("poll tax")