29/04/1910 UK passed the first wealth-redistributing budget
David Lloyd George and the People's Budget of 1909
A-Level History: Constitutional Crisis 1909-11
The People's Budget was a proposal of the Liberal government that introduced unprecedented taxes on the lands and high incomes of Britain's wealthy to fund new social welfare programmes. It passed the House of Commons but was blocked by the House of Lords for a year and became law in April 1910.
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