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  • Scrap ebook VAT, demands PAPublishers Association calls for abolition of VAT on ebooks ahead of election, describing it as a 'tax on learning'; trade body also demands a library in every school 12 May 2017
  • Brexit must not distract, Tribe saysHodder Education's straight-talking m.d. Lis Tribe takes over as Publishers Association president at a hectic time: an immediate whirlwind of campaigning before the June election, and the start of the run-up to Brexit - a crucial moment for the indus 12 May 2017
  • PA calls for political parties to abolish tax on e-booksThe Publishers Association is calling for all political parties to commit to abolishing "unjust" tax on e-books, which it has branded "a tax on learning". 12 May 2017
  • New PA president Tribe sets out priorities, as Redmayne made v.p.Incoming Publishers Association president Lis Tribe, m.d. of Hodder Education, set out her priorities in the role for the coming year at the body's annual general meeting, held in central London yesterday (Thursday 27th April). 28 April 2017
  • 'Screen fatigue' sees UK ebook sales plunge 17% as readers return to printBritons are abandoning the ebook at an alarming rate with sales of consumer titles down almost a fifth last year, as screen fatigue helped fuel a five-year high in printed book sales. 27 April 2017