WQ83316 (e) Tabled on 08/09/2021

What assessment has the Welsh Government made of the duration of economic impact of coronavirus, when deciding income tax rates as set out in the 2021-26 programme for government?

Answered by Minister for Finance and Local Government | Answered on 14/09/2021

The economic impact of coronavirus, including its duration, scale and legacy, is monitored on a continuing basis.  It is one factor that will be taken into account, alongside other evidence and budgetary requirements, when determining future levels of the Welsh Rate of Income Tax.