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November 2017 articles

First-time buyers are being treated by the chancellor to a helping hand (albeit small) when it comes getting on the property [...]

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The chancellor announced yet another freeze on fuel duty today, keeping the tax the same for the longest period for 40 years. [...]

22 November
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Monarch pensioners have been given fresh hope of salvaging a multi-million pound payout from the collapse of the airline. [...]

22 November
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Although the government promised more funds to spur the uptake of electric vehicles as well as announcing it wants to "tackle [...]

22 November
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The nightmare of businesses rates was eased today as the chancellor announced a raft of measures designed to help firms with [...]

22 November
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Furniture chain Multiyork today collapsed into administration, putting almost 550 jobs across the UK at risk. [...]

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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The government has used the Autumn Budget to abolish stamp duty for first-time buyers on purchases of up to £300,000. [...]

22 November
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Diesel drivers are facing higher taxes under a scheme set out by Philip Hammond in the chancellor's Autumn Budget today. [...]

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Philip Hammond has bowed to industry pressure to freeze alcohol duties, except on some cheap high-strength drinks. [...]

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Philip Hammond today promised to fix the housing crisis by committing an additional £15.3m in capital funding for the housing [...]

22 November
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Chancellor Philip Hammond namechecked the £31bn Crossrail 2 rail project in today's Autumn Budget, though he stopped short [...]

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North Sea oil and gas producers received a boost from the government today as chancellor Philip Hammond announced tax changes [...]

22 November
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London firms are getting a helping hand from the government after the chancellor announced that the capital will be able to [...]

22 November
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Plastics are set to come under scrutiny as the chancellor today announced plans to investigate charges on single-use plastic [...]

22 November
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