Lib Dems WILL abolish NI contributions for anyone earning below £12,500 a year!

As reported in the national media, the Liberal Democrats plan to cut national insurance contributions even further, for anyone earning below £12,500 a year. The Lib Dems will promise in their general election manifesto to raise the level at which workers start to pay national insurance contributions. Employees currently start paying national insurance on earnings above £153 a week, or £7,956 a year, at a rate of 12%. The Lib Dems, who will beat the goal set out in their 2010 manifesto to raise the personal income tax allowance to £10,000 in this parliament, have already indicated that they will pledge to raise it to £12,500 by 2020. Danny Alexander[…]

Boro @LibDems 2014 Local Election #Manifesto

The Tories have been in control of Peterborough City Council for 14 years! During which time they’ve sold off the silverware, closed public toilets, seen some of their own councillors jailed, arrested or simply resign! And of course continued to receive thousands of pounds in extra salaries, while making countless mistakes! We think it’s time for change! What do YOU think? Boro Lib Dems 2014 Local Election Manifesto from Peterborough LibDems