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From the cutting room floor: Jacob Rees-Mogg on wealth taxes

Off the back of our latest audio documentary exploring the role of wealth taxes, we have been publishing the extended interviews with some of the contributors. Last week we released the full interviews with Labour London Assembly Member Tom Copley and Institute for Fiscal Studies Director Paul Johnson.

Today we are publishing the full interview with Tory traditionalist and Member of Parliament Jacob Rees-Mogg. Listen to his views on different types of wealth taxes, the challenge of tax avoidance and evasion, and why we need a return to trust-busting. Oh, and why Brexit offers a great opportunity to tackle inequality…

 

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Want to hear more from Jacob Rees-Mogg? Watch our 5-part video series in which Jacob talks religion, CEO pay, globalisation, Trump tax-cuts and being a social media phenomenon.

 

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