The thing that drew me to the Yes campaign during the Scottish Independence
Referendum was the positive hope for the future. They were saying 'these are the
problems with the way the country is ran today and this is how we intend to
improve things in the future'.
A few weeks ago, the Scottish government announced the scrapping of
Stamp Duty and the introduction of the "Land and Buildings Transaction
Tax" and there were several graphs showing the old and new schemes.
After the Autumn statement announcement last week, which introduced a
new stamp duty, I had wondered ...