How do Tory and Labour financial election pledges stack up?
By , 5 Jun 17
With only a few days to go until the results of the 2017 snap UK election are revealed, we looked at the Tory and Labour party manifestos to see how their pledges on business, tax and pensions stacked up.
A 20:1 limit on the gap between the lowest paid and the highest paid workers in companies awarded government contracts would be in force under a Labour government.
In efforts to reduce pay inequality, the party has pledged to introduce an ‘excessive pay levy’ on companies with a big proportion of staff earning high salaries.