TITLE

1: 'Fight holiday tax by showing clients how hard they are hit'

AUTHOR(S)
Hayhurst, Lee
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);10/29/2010, Vol. 5 Issue 2041, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the role played by travel agents in raising awareness of how much tax customers pay on their holidays as Air Passenger Duty (APD) in Great Britain rose recently. It reports that Thomas Cook Ltd. announced the scrapping of premium economy on outbound flights and launching a Beat the Taxman promotion from May, 2011. Chairman of Association of British Travel Agents (Abta) John McEwan also talks about the role of agents in creating awareness about the rise of taxes and costs.
ACCESSION #
55462940

 

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