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  1. robinmclaren

    robinmclaren Read Only Funster

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    if we all drive electric cars with zero road tax and no fuel tax where does the money for road repairs come from ?????

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    Motorhomers. :Rofl1:
     
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    By the time we are all driving electric cars, we probably won't need roads :BigGrin:
     

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    Pay as you drive systems - Don't worry the govmint haven't let go of your short and curlys!:Sad:

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    Your leccy bill .. no dodging that one
     
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    What road repairs :Eeek::Eeek: the state of our roads is getting worse all the time. I don't know why they bother with the speed bumps you daren't drive too fast.
     
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    like all other secondary taxes, it all goes in a pot to bail out the failing health and teachings services so they will callapse as well.
    oh, and the pension pots for our governers.
     
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    thanks for that

    so glad i have the answers and thre i was panicing that it would end up like mad max with a few of us fighting the system on unmade roads
    i recon we pay over £1k in road tax per year and over £6k on fuel for the year so would like my bit of road kept nice
    panic over
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    Seriously, I can't figure it out. Perhaps you guys will have the answer.
    Ok, If I had an electric car and I needed to go to my folks who live 500kms in London. Just say there are electric charge points every 10 kms apart. How long will it take me to get there. Question is, If I need to charge up, do I sit there hours on end for each and every charge? How far one fully charges battery take and then how long to I hang around to get my battery fully charged to continue my journey. HELP.:Eeek::RollEyes::Doh:
     
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    sorted

    no prob just fit a large derv genny in the back and charge from that , oh b*****ks using fuel again, no prob use the train "see sorted " ,leaves on track oh P***h, use the motorhome thats ok
    see sorted
     
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    come on lets be real about this

    you get taxed before you even receive your wages

    you are then taxed again when you buy certain foods clothing etc

    Then theres the council tax which is being taxed a 3rd time

    Just look at when and where you are taxed

    No doubt they will bring in either new taxes or find some other way of robbing hard working people of the little wages they earn just so they can claim it all back in expenses on the MP expenses fund
     
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