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Tories to offer tax breaks for married couples


The Conservatives are promising a tax break worth a £150 a year to some couples who are married or in civil partnerships.

Labour said other families would lose out as a result of the plan, and the Liberal Democrats called it "patronising"

Vicki Young reports.


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