David Cameron pledges tax cuts 'for 30m people'
David Cameron has pledged to cut taxes for 30 million people if the Conservatives win next year's election.
In a speech which cheered his party and ended their conference, he said he would raise the tax-free allowance from £10,500 to £12,500 by 2020.
He also said the threshold for the 40p income tax rate would be raised from £41,900 to £50,000 by the end of a five-year Conservative government.
The prime minister also used his speech at the Conservative party conference to outline his party's policies on the NHS and Europe.
Nick Robinson reports.
01 Oct 2014
- From the section UK Politics