Sunday, April 1, 2012

UK air passenger duty rises by 8%

Air passenger duty (APD) has risen by 8%, as announced by the government in the Autumn Statement last year.
For short-haul flights, the tax has increased from £12 to £13. For long-haul flights of more than 4,000 miles, it has gone up from £85 to £92.

In light of the increase, airlines called on the Treasury to review the impact on "hard working families".

Read more: BBC News


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