Spring Budget 2020: 5 business changes

Amid virus fears and global economic shock, this year’s Spring Budget turned out to be one of the biggest spending announcements in years. The Office for Budget Responsibility reported that it was the “largest sustained fiscal loosening” since March 1992, and many of...

Budget 2018: personal round-up

While this year’s Budget was an eventful one for businesses, it contained few major announcements for savers and investors. This could come as a relief for some, after rumoured cuts to pension tax relief proved to be false. At the same time, it could be a source of...

Budget 2018: business round-up

Business was arguably the main focus of the Chancellor’s Budget announcements on 29 October 2018, with a series of measures targeted at supporting high streets, entrepreneurs and growing firms. While this was good news for the businesses concerned, contractors and...

Autumn Budget 2017: how will your personal finances be affected?

Chancellor Phillip Hammond’s first ever Autumn Budget statement was a low-key affair, with a relative lack of headline-making announcements. Instead, the chancellor sought to steady the ship with measures designed to mitigate the uncertainty caused by the ongoing...