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Adjournment debate

On 19 October 2010, Labour MP Ian Lucas warned that the planned VAT rise to 20% in January 2011 will diminish charities' ability to carry out their work.

The Wrexham MP called for charities to be awarded a VAT exemption enjoyed by bodies such as local authorities.

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