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STOP FUNDING WARS
JOIN THE TAX RESISTANCE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Weapons makers in the US have spent $2.5 billion on lobbying over the past two decades, employing, on average, over 700 lobbyists per year over the past five years. That is more than one for every member of Congress.

While the UK Parliament has never represented true democracy - a Remembrancer sits in Parliament deciding on which laws, statutes and legal instruments best serve the city and not the constituents, as taxpayers we have a voice.

Overnight we have it in our power to

STOP FUNDING ILLEGAL WARS

Crimes against humanity, ethnic cleansing and genocide.

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...which then diverts 5-10% of our taxes towards 'defence'. The cost of defence, which includes preparation for war, illegal munitions, ships, planes, shells etc is currently calculated at £55-80BN annually at an average cost to the taxpayer of £1,875/year since 2021.

 

 

All 230 of our taxes and fines go into Parliament's

Consolidated Fund

It is not defence in the classic sense of protecting the UK from external attacks, but a defence industry, subsidised by the taxpayer at the cost of millions of lives worldwide.

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