Oh, dear, within three months he has had to change it. Slightly for the better perhaps, but what an embarrassment.
The new tax will undoubtedly affect aspiring families having to move to a bigger house, especially in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen.
It will, of course, be put down to the fault of these Tories at Westminster. But, just a minute, is the economy not improving somewhat? Perhaps we should just put this down to luck.