Should all tax returns be made public?MoneySaving Poll Results

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Tax avoidance is the topic on everyone’s lips right now and after media pressure, David Cameron published the last six years' worth of his tax returns on Sunday. Scottish party leaders soon followed.

So we wanted to know how public you think tax returns should be? Assume that linked family's returns (ie spouses or children) would be public too.

Whose tax returns do you think should be public? Which of these is closest to your view?

Results

I'm aged under 25 (570 votes)
No one's returns. It's a private matter182 votes (32%)
Everyone’s returns should be public69 votes (12%)
All local & national elected officials, the House of Lords and anyone worth over £1m124 votes (22%)
All local & national elected officials and the House of Lords114 votes (20%)
Just MPs and members of the House of Lords38 votes (7%)
Just cabinet and shadow cabinet members15 votes (3%)
Just the main party leaders16 votes (3%)
Just the Prime Minister and Chancellor10 votes (2%)
Just the Prime Minister2 votes (0%)
I'm aged 25 to 34 (2524 votes)
No one's returns. It's a private matter869 votes (34%)
Everyone’s returns should be public406 votes (16%)
All local & national elected officials, the House of Lords and anyone worth over £1m440 votes (17%)
All local & national elected officials and the House of Lords520 votes (21%)
Just MPs and members of the House of Lords182 votes (7%)
Just cabinet and shadow cabinet members53 votes (2%)
Just the main party leaders33 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister and Chancellor19 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister2 votes (0%)
I'm aged 35 to 49 (4465 votes)
No one's returns. It's a private matter1628 votes (36%)
Everyone’s returns should be public636 votes (14%)
All local & national elected officials, the House of Lords and anyone worth over £1m692 votes (15%)
All local & national elected officials and the House of Lords1020 votes (23%)
Just MPs and members of the House of Lords301 votes (7%)
Just cabinet and shadow cabinet members99 votes (2%)
Just the main party leaders64 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister and Chancellor24 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister1 votes (0%)
I'm aged 50 to 64 (5829 votes)
No one's returns. It's a private matter2156 votes (37%)
Everyone’s returns should be public778 votes (13%)
All local & national elected officials, the House of Lords and anyone worth over £1m866 votes (15%)
All local & national elected officials and the House of Lords1326 votes (23%)
Just MPs and members of the House of Lords407 votes (7%)
Just cabinet and shadow cabinet members194 votes (3%)
Just the main party leaders71 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister and Chancellor28 votes (0%)
Just the Prime Minister3 votes (0%)
I'm aged 65+ (4186 votes)
No one's returns. It's a private matter1504 votes (36%)
Everyone’s returns should be public556 votes (13%)
All local & national elected officials, the House of Lords and anyone worth over £1m790 votes (19%)
All local & national elected officials and the House of Lords808 votes (19%)
Just MPs and members of the House of Lords302 votes (7%)
Just cabinet and shadow cabinet members141 votes (3%)
Just the main party leaders58 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister and Chancellor22 votes (1%)
Just the Prime Minister5 votes (0%)

                   17,574 votes received.

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