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Finance Act 2012

Schedule 30 – Climate change levy

2.This Schedule is split into three parts.

  • Part 1 retrospectively amends Schedule 6 to the Finance Act (FA) 2000 (“Schedule 6”) to provide that the amount of CCL payable on a supply that has been treated as a reduced rate supply, but which it is later determined should not have been, is 65 per cent with effect from 1 April 2011.

  • Part 2 amends Schedule 6 by replacing the suspended exemption from the CCL for taxable commodities used in metal recycling processes with a 20 per cent lower rate from 1 April 2012.

  • Part 3 amends the rates of levy set out in Schedule 6, including the reduced rate on supplies of electricity and the lower rate for Northern Ireland gas supplies, with effect from 1 April 2013.

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