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“No, absolutely not. Others have the facility to pass it on to the client and we have no such facility. In my view, it would be completely immoral.” James Goodwin Purcell White, James White & Partners

“Certainly not. The way that things are moving at the moment,it feels as if we are being kicked while we are down.” John Van Ross, M&W Associates

“No, it is disgusting. Why should I pay to a network that does nothing and then pay extra per cent to the Government?” Louise Mitchell, Wilcon Mitchell & Co

“No. This is Government money-grabbing without any thought for an industry which is going through a rough patch as it is.” Ivor Evans, I Evans Financial Advisers

“Yes, but it has to be phased in. It is not fair to make this retrospective. This ruling should have been made years 10 or 15 years ago.” Lee Martin,Martin Financial Management

“Definitely not. I see no reason for it. It is not paid on commission.” Robin Cotterill WRS Fornham Financial Management

“No. It is already ridiculous the amount of costs we face just to do business.” Craig Richardson, Falkirk Independent Financial Consultants

“No. It does not affect my business but it seems unfair.” Thorfinn Rendall, Alastair Macleod IFA

yes 12%

no 88%

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