About the Bill
The Scottish Government introduced the Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill on 19 December 2016. The Bill is the latest step in the devolution of taxation powers arising from the Scotland Act 2016 following the devolution of Air Passenger Duty.
The Bill provides for a tax to be charged on the carriage of passengers on flights that begin in Scotland.
The Committee issued a call for evidence on the Bill which can be accessed via the link below. The deadline for written submissions was Friday 10 February 2017.
Call for evidence on Air Departure Tax (Scotland) Bill.