Climate Damages Tax

What is the Climate Damages Tax? The Climate Damages Tax addresses the injustice of big coal, oil and gas making trillions in profits and shifting

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Labour Pledges to Introduce Robin Hood Tax

Labour have announced they will modernise the current Stamp Duty on shares to bring in an extra £26 billion over the course of the parliament.

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The Banker

See Bill Nighy starring in our brilliant (even if we say so ourselves) launch film, seen by more than 1 million people.

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Hands up for the FTT

Oxfam Germany ask its Minister of Finance to do something very simple – put his hands up and say yes to the Financial Transactions Tax.

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Stamp Out Poverty campaigns for new sources of finance for public services, global development and tackling climate change.

We campaign for the Climate Damages Tax, calling on the fossil fuel industry to pay for the damage caused to vulnerable countries by climate change.

We also campaign for the Financial Transactions Tax (FTT) – popularly known as the Robin Hood Tax – a small tax on transactions by financial organisations that would raise billions each year to tackle poverty and climate change at home and abroad, whilst also reducing the casino-like behaviour of the banking sector.

Recent blogs

The Climate Damages Tax: a guide to what it is and how it works

Our new Climate Damages Tax report has been launched during COP24 in Katowice, Poland. The report outlines how a Climate Damages Tax on the fossil fuel industry

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NEW Climate Damages Tax video

It’s time to make the fossil fuel industry pay for the damage it has caused. See this short film to find out more:  

THE CRASH THAT SHOOK THE WORLD

Some of the world’s poorest countries were hit hard by the financial crash and are still struggling to recover. For us to really fight poverty

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Key reading

Closing the Stamp Duty Loophole

Avinash Persaud – Intelligence Capital, April 2015

This paper estimates that £1.2bn to £1.9bn could be generated by closing loopholes in the UK’s stamp duty on share transactions, leading to an increase in total revenues from £3.1bn to £4.3bn to £5.0bn.

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