Autumn Finance Bill 2017 now available

The Autumn Finance Bill 2017, together with Explanatory Notes, is now available. As our previous news item explains, this Bill contains the provisions from the original Finance Bill 2017 which were not enacted in the wash up prior to the General Election.

This Finance Bill is 665 numbered pages long with 72 clauses and 18 schedules. Added to the 148 pages in Finance Act 2017 this means that there will be more than 800 pages of Finance Act enacted in 2017 which beats the previous record of 687 pages in 2012 by a considerable margin.

If you are looking for a tracked changes version, showing what has changed, there isn’t one. If you would like to submit comments to the Tax Faculty team to highlight anything new you would like to draw to our attention specifically, please email