Clean Air Zone proposals could jeopardise businesses, warns SME champion

Robert Downes
Plans to introduce a new business tax that will punish users of commercial diesel vehicles of a certain age across Greater Manchester will spell the end for many businesses if the scheme remains in its present form. That’s according to the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) which says its own research has identified a number of issues around the current plans for a Clean Air Zone (CAZ) in Greater Manchester, which are due to take effect for some businesses in less than 18 months. The not-for-profit organisation says a very s... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...