Highways England: VAT

Alan Brown Scottish National Party, Kilmarnock and Loudoun

To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how much VAT Highways England paid in 2015-16.

Jane Ellison The Financial Secretary to the Treasury

As HM Revenue and Customs has a statutory duty of taxpayer confidentiality, this information cannot be provided. However, some relevant information may be available in Highways England’s Annual Report and Accounts for 2015/16, which can be found at: https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/highways-england-annual-reports-and-accounts.