By 2007 Britain will have made contributions to the EC budget of almost £213.6 billion gross or £66.3 billion net.
By 2013 Britain will have made direct contributions to the EC budget in the region of £299.8 billion gross or £102.2 billion net.
By 2006 Britain had an accumulated trade deficit with EU member states of £359.5 billion.
The Common Agricultural Policy costs Britain at least £15.6 billion per annum.
The Common Fisheries Policy costs Britain at least £2.5 billion per annum.
Over-regulation costs Britain at least £26 billion per annum.
Membership of the European Union costs Britain £60.1 billion per annum gross or £50.6 billion net.
That is the equivalent for every man, women and child in Britain of £1,002 per annum gross or £843 net.
Or the equivalent for every tax-payer in Britain of £1,939 per annum gross or £1,632 net.
This money would be better spent in Britain for the benefit of the British people.
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