Breakdown of UK taxes spent on helping others

Conservatives Target Unemployment Benefits

Let me begin with this, taxes are good. They are one of the best things that we do (when done properly) in this world. Without paying taxes, we wouldn’t have a lot of things that we have today such as roads, state schools, police, hospitals or a military as these are all paid for using taxes.

In the UK we spend roughly £502bn of taxes each year and this is divided into multiple categories such as health, benefits, defense, education and so on. Continue reading