Sunak called upon to actively support the hospitality industry: will there be an alcohol tax rise in 2020?

Posted on March 5, 2020 Posted in - Blog, Tax, Tourism

On 11 March, Chancellor Rishi Sunak will set out the Government’s spending plans – which is causing concern amongst the hospitality sector, due to the potential rise in alcohol duty. Under the current policy, the tax on alcohol is set to rise by 2.8 per cent, in line with the retail price index (RPI) inflation. Read more…