Philip Hammond

The Liberal Democrats are looking into a wealth tax that it would use to fund a grant for all young people to [...]

8 November 2017
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The UK's biggest insurance body has called on chancellor Philip Hammond not to "punish" the British public by [...]

8 November 2017
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Three quarters of our population lives in cities. [...]

6 November 2017
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Philip Hammond is investigating controversial reforms to the green belt as part of his plan to address the housing [...]

6 November 2017
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The chair of the Treasury Select Committee warned today the Treasury "can't be complacent" in tackling the lack [...]

3 November 2017
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Should the chancellor abandon his deficit reduction target to increase spending on public services? [...]

31 October 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond has appointed a former economist from hedge fund giant Citadel and the Federal Reserve [...]

30 October 2017
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Just a few weeks ago, Philip Hammond was buoyed by news that government borrowing for the financial year 2017/18 [...]

30 October 2017
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Often when we talk about taxes, we just weigh out how much they raise and who pays, and assume any change is about [...]

30 October 2017
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Philip Hammond faces another £20bn hole in his deficit reduction plans, as the chancellor comes under political [...]

30 October 2017
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Business groups are demanding action from the chancellor in the Autumn Budget to prevent a damaging rise in business [...]

26 October 2017
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The chancellor today unveiled £17m of new government funding earmarked to boost the discovery new drugs and [...]

25 October 2017
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Cabinet divisions over the government’s approach to Brexit are well known, but it seems there are plenty of [...]

25 October 2017
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The chancellor is being urged to make "transition, trade and talent" a central commitment to the government's [...]

25 October 2017
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Jean-Baptiste Colbert, a seventeenth-century French finance minister, once said “the art of taxation consists [...]

24 October 2017
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Planned reductions to corporation tax should be paused at the next Budget to fund business rates relief, the British [...]

23 October 2017
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Government borrowing has fallen to its lowest level year-to-date since before the financial crisis, delivering [...]

20 October 2017
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Is cutting pension relief for older people a good way to address inter-generational inequality? [...]

20 October 2017
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Has anyone noticed how “tax cuts for the rich” has become a moniker for all and every income tax cut? [...]

17 October 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond might be coming under pressure to unveil a "radical" - and vote-winning - Budget, but anyone [...]

16 October 2017
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The price of wine and spirits could be higher by Christmas if the chancellor imposes a further hike in alcohol [...]

16 October 2017
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Business groups have urged chancellor Philip Hammond to emphasise that the UK is open for business in this year's [...]

16 October 2017
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Mark Carney will be forced to write a letter to the chancellor explaining why inflation has soared past three [...]

16 October 2017
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15 October 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond is planning a "big, bold" Budget with plenty of items aimed at pleasing young people, [...]

15 October 2017
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Philip Hammond has bit back at claims he is running down the UK's economy, describing such accusations as "bizarre". [...]

13 October 2017
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With Brexit leaving Britain under a "cloud of uncertainty", in the chancellor's words, is it any wonder the general public [...]

13 October 2017
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Addressing the UK’s low productivity is more important than ever and whilst there is no magical solution to [...]

13 October 2017
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The Prime Minister has "full confidence" in her chancellor, a spokesperson for Downing Street has said, despite [...]

13 October 2017
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Negotiating a Brexit deal with 27 governments was always going to be a logistical challenge. [...]

13 October 2017
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