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With the proposed changes in income tax and the introduction of value added tax the British tax structure is due for its greatest alteration since William Pitt slapped on income tax in 1799. How will the changes affect taxpayers? Are there any lessons that Europe can teach us?

Presented by Brian Widlake
With Paul Griffiths, David Taylor and Robert McKenzie

Contributors

Presenter:
Brian Widlake
Reporter:
Paul Griffiths
Reporter:
David Taylor
Reporter:
Robert McKenzie
Associate Producer:
Peter Dunkley
Executive Producer:
John Dekker

('36 Le Grand Tournant)
The first of two outstanding documentaries from France.

'The voice of history stutters': this telling phrase opens Henri de Turenne's detailed analysis of the rise and fall of the uneasy radical alliance that formed the French Popular Front. Archive film illustrates how the events of May 1968 echo the political stirrings of 1936.
Commentary written by Jean-Francois Reval
(This Week's Films: page 13)

Contributors

Based on an idea by:
Pierre Hadrien
Writer:
Jean-Francois Reval
English translation:
John Minchinton
Director:
Henri de Turenne
Presented for BBCtv by:
David Francis

The Other, Slaughterhouse-Five, Images are among the films Sheridan Morley and Philip Jenkinson review in this month's round-up of current releases.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sheridan Morley
Presenter:
Philip Jenkinson
Producer:
Barry Brown
Editor:
Rowan Ayers

BBC Two England

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