Finance Act 2018

grant certain duties, to alter other duties, and to amend the law relating to the national debt and the public revenue, and to make further provision in connection with finance.

Government Bill
(HM Treasury)

Official Bill Page Initial Explanatory Notes Initial Briefing papers

This bill has received Royal Assent and has become an Act of Parliament

Primary Bill Debate Contributors by Party

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Conservative Mel Stride (View contribution) 17315 words
Democratic Unionist Party Ian Paisley (View contribution) 236 words
Labour Peter Dowd (View contribution) 11790 words
Labour (Co-op) Stella Creasy (View contribution) 7356 words
Liberal Democrat Sir Vince Cable 1381 words
Scottish National Party Kirsty Blackman (View contribution) 7832 words
Speaker John Bercow 2526 words
The Independent Group for Change Anna Soubry 97 words

Bill Progession through Parliament

Commons Completed
Lords Completed
Royal Assent

Most recent key documents

Date Type Title
15 Mar 2018 Act of Parliament Finance Act 2018 (c. 3)
22 Feb 2018 Bills HL Bill 86 (as introduced)
8 Feb 2018 Briefing papers Briefing Paper on the Bill
1 Dec 2017 Explanatory Notes Bill 134 2017-19 - Explanatory Notes by HM Treasury (PDF, 1MB)
21 Feb 2018 Amendment papers Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 21 February 2018

Timeline of Bill Documents and Stages

Date Type Title
15/03/2018 Royal Assent (Hansard)
15/03/2018 Royal Assent (Minutes of Proceedings)
15/03/2018Act of Parliament Finance Act 2018 (c. 3)
08/03/2018 3rd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
08/03/2018 3rd reading (Minutes of Proceedings) : House of Lords
08/03/2018 Report stage (Hansard): House of Lords
08/03/2018 Report stage (Minutes of Proceedings) : House of Lords
08/03/2018 Committee: 1st sitting (Hansard): House of Lords
08/03/2018 Committee: 1st sitting (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
08/03/2018 2nd reading (Hansard): House of Lords
08/03/2018 2nd reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
22/02/2018 1st reading (Hansard): House of Lords
22/02/2018 1st reading (Minutes of Proceedings): House of Lords
22/02/2018Bills HL Bill 86 (as introduced)
22/02/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Report Stage Proceedings as at 21 February 2018
21/02/2018 3rd reading: House of Commons
21/02/2018 Report stage: House of Commons
21/02/2018Amendment papers Consideration of Bill Amendments as at 21 February 2018
20/02/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 19 February 2018
20/02/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration on Report (PDF, 278KB)
19/02/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 16 February 2018
09/02/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 8 February 2018
08/02/2018Briefing papers Briefing Paper on the Bill
08/02/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 7 February 2018
05/02/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as 2 February 2018
26/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 25 January 2018
23/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 22 January 2018
19/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 18 January 2018
18/01/2018Tracked changes versions of Bills: Commons Version of the bill showing changes made in committee (PDF, 783KB)
17/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB27)
17/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB28)
17/01/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons All proceedings up to 16 January 2018 at Public Bill Committee Stage
17/01/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 16 January 2018
16/01/2018 Committee Debate: 5th sitting: House of Commons
16/01/2018 Committee Debate: 6th sitting: House of Commons
16/01/2018Bills Bill 151 2017-19, as amended
16/01/2018Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 16 January 2018
15/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 12 January 2018
15/01/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 3 (PDF, 138KB)
12/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 11 January 2018
12/01/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 11 January 2018
11/01/2018 Committee Debate: 3rd sitting: House of Commons
11/01/2018 Committee Debate: 4th sitting: House of Commons
11/01/2018 Committee debates: compilation of sittings so far: House of Commons
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: WTT Consulting Ltd (FB20)
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB21)
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: WTT Consulting Ltd - further submission (FB22)
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation (Clause 35 and Schedule 10) further submission (FB23) (PDF, 360KB)
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB24)
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB25)
11/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: James D Jones-Tinsley FPMI APFS, for and on behalf of Barnett Waddingham LLP (FB26)
11/01/2018Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 11 January 2018
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Association of Accounting Technicians (ATT) (FB01) (PDF, 355KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: LEVC (FB02)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 10) (FB03)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) (further submission) (Clauses 11-12 and Schedules 1-2) (FB04)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) (further submission) (Clause 23 and Schedule 7) (FB05)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) (further submission) (Clause 35 and Schedule 10) (FB06) (PDF, 460KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) (Clause 38) (further submission) (FB07)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) (further submission) (Clause 14 – EIS, SEIS and VCT reliefs: risk to capital) (FB08)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Low Incomes Tax Reform Group (LITRG) (Clause 6) (FB09) (PDF, 355KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB10)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB11)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Peter Lamberti (FB12)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation relating to Clauses 7-17 of Finance (FB13) (PDF, 332KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: The Association of Member Nominated Trustees (FB14)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation Clause 18 (further submission) (FB15) (PDF, 305KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation Clause 38 (further submission) (FB16) (PDF, 290KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) (further submission) (Clause 18 and Schedule 6) (FB17)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: Chartered Institute of Taxation (clauses 19-32 and related schedules) further submission (FB18) (PDF, 334KB)
10/01/2018Written evidence Written Evidence: This person wishes to remain anonymous (FB19)
10/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 9 January 2017
10/01/2018Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Public Bill Committee Proceedings as at 9 January 2018
10/01/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 1 (PDF, 208KB)
10/01/2018Selection of amendments: Commons Consideration in Committee: Selection 2 (PDF, 139KB)
09/01/2018 Committee Debate: 1st sitting: House of Commons
09/01/2018 Committee Debate: 2nd sitting: House of Commons
09/01/2018Amendment papers Public Bill Committee Amendments as at 9 January 2018
08/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 5 January 2018
05/01/2018Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 4 January 2018
22/12/2017Amendment papers PBC Notices of Amendments as at 21 December 2017
21/12/2017Amendment papers PBC Notices of Amendments as at 20 December 2017
20/12/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 19 December 2017
20/12/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons All proceedings up to 19 December 2017 at Committee of the Whole House
19/12/2017 Committee: 2nd sitting: House of Commons
19/12/2017Public Bill Committee and report stage proceedings: Commons Committee of the whole House Proceedings as at 18 December 2017
19/12/2017Amendment papers Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 19 December 2017
19/12/2017Selection of amendments: Commons Committee of the whole house: Day2 (PDF, 272KB)
18/12/2017 Committee: 1st sitting: House of Commons
18/12/2017Amendment papers Committee of the whole House Amendments as at 18 December 2017
18/12/2017Selection of amendments: Commons Committee of the whole house: Days 1&2 (PDF, 283KB)
15/12/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 14 December 2017
14/12/2017Press notices Have your say on the Finance No.2 Bill
14/12/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 13 December 2017
13/12/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 12 December 2017
12/12/2017Amendment papers Notices of Amendments as at 11 December 2017
11/12/2017 2nd reading: House of Commons
11/12/2017 Programme motion: House of Commons
08/12/2017Briefing papers Briefing Paper on Second Reading
01/12/2017Bills Bill 134 2017-19 (as introduced)
01/12/2017Explanatory Notes Bill 134 2017-19 - Explanatory Notes by HM Treasury (PDF, 1MB)
28/11/2017 1st reading: House of Commons