Sunak announces alcohol duty ‘radical simplification’ in autumn budget – video

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Taxes connected drinks including beer, vino and cider volition beryllium slashed successful a determination announced by Rishi Sunak during the fund connected Wednesday.

The chancellor said the UK’s strategy of intoxicant duty, whose roots day backmost to 1643, was ‘outdated, analyzable and afloat of humanities anomalies’ and sweeping changes were lone imaginable due to the fact that of the UK’s exit from the European Union.

The chancellor besides announced ‘draught relief’ cutting the taxation connected drinks served from pumps, specified arsenic brew and cider, by 5%.