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March 17, 2016Sugar Tax Plans
A small snippet from the budget news regarding the new sugar tax plans which will take effect from 2018.
Under the sugar tax plans, soft drinks companies will pay a levy on drinks with added sugar from April 2018, with the proceeds used to double sports funding for primary schools. It will not be levied on milk-based drinks or fruit juices.