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November 2017 articles

London mayor Sadiq Khan has described today's Budget as the worst for the capital "in a generation". [...]

22 November

Conservative MPs have rallied behind Philip Hammond after his long-awaited Autumn Budget. [...]

22 November
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Bonuses awarded in the financial and business services sectors over the past year have boosted income tax, according to statistics [...]

22 November
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The government is "not minded" to reduce Britain's VAT registration threshold, though Chancellor Philip Hammond wants to see [...]

22 November
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NHS services gained another boost in today's Autumn Budget, as the chancellor said the public expected more funding thanks to [...]

22 November
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Today’s Autumn Budget speech was injected with usual levity by Chancellor Philip Hammond. [...]

22 November
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The UK government is planning to generate £15bn by 2023 through the sale of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) shares, chancellor [...]

22 November
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A long overdue downgrade for productivity growth assumptions has had a knock-on effect on growth and borrowing forecasts. [...]

22 November
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Corporation tax was maintained at 19 per cent in today's budget, however, the chancellor announced chances to the way companies' [...]

22 November
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“Against a sombre economic backdrop, the Chancellor today gripped the steering wheel on the UK economy. This is a budget that [...]

22 November
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Philip Hammond's big housing announcement was met with cheers in the House of Commons this afternoon - but the measure is already [...]

22 November
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Government forecasts have been significantly revised down following a belated acknowledgement of the UK's poor productivity performance [...]

22 November
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Calls to slash air passenger duty to keep Britain competitive as it leaves the European Union were not acceded to by the chancellor [...]

22 November
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Economic forecasts relied on by chancellor Philip Hammond in his Budget make no allowance for a so-called Brexit divorce bill, [...]

22 November
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