In a speech at his party's annual conference, Mr Cable called for the "tax base" to be shifted on to "property and land". He said it was far harder for people to dodge property taxes than income tax. The wealthy increasingly are moving their affairs offshore to avoid the new 50p rate on earnings. Mr Cable expressed concern over the "extreme concentration of wealth" among those who own property. His comments will alarm middle-class home owners who have seen council tax bills double over the past decade. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/new...ince-Cable-turns-his-guns-on-home-owners.html Moving offshore ? Ay, ay, ay. Higher property and land taxes ? What would Churchill say ?