Spring Budget 2017

Spring is here and it's a golden opportunity to sort out your finances before the end of the tax year on 5 April. [...]

22 March 2017
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It is increasingly hard to justify why the self-employed should pay much lower national insurance contributions [...]

15 March 2017
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It's official: Philip Hammond has bowed to criticism and scrapped his controversial plans to hike National Insurance [...]

15 March 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond has U-turned on National Insurance contribution (NIC) hike plans revealed in last week's [...]

15 March 2017
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"Britain is damning itself to be a low wage, low productivity economy”. How many headlines like that have we [...]

14 March 2017
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The man put in charge of a major review into workers rights and the rise of the gig economy has called the chancellor's [...]

12 March 2017
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Philip Hammond's Budget speech may have led to angry headlines, but many voters shrugged off his controversial [...]

10 March 2017
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JD Wetherspoon chairman Tim Martin has hit back at chancellor Philip Hammond's Budget, arguing it doesn't do enough [...]

10 March 2017
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Those trying to make a name for themselves in the courts have been dealt a blow by the impending hike in national [...]

9 March 2017
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Legend has it that the Holy Grail was the cup used during the Last Supper and by Joseph of Arimathea to collect [...]

9 March 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond has defended his decision to raise national insurance contributions in the Budget, despite [...]

9 March 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered several blows to the self-employed yesterday, but they're not the only group [...]

9 March 2017
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It took just a couple of hours for the chancellor’s Budget to come under heavy fire. [...]

9 March 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond stands accused of breaking a key Conservative manifesto pledge after announcing a double-raid [...]

9 March 2017
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The government expects to pocket an extra £2.1bn from banks' coffers compared with what it forecast four months [...]

8 March 2017
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He was handed a gift by the Office for Budget Responsibility in the form of an upgraded outlook for 2017, in anticipation [...]

8 March 2017
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Ministers will spend £40m on plans to “test the effectiveness of different approaches to lifelong learning”. [...]

8 March 2017
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The chancellor heralded the UK’s economic strength and “record employment”, but then proceeded to hit the [...]

8 March 2017
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The consumption-led growth which prompted the government’s economic watchdog to raise its forecasts for the [...]

8 March 2017
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With the housing crisis in full throes, the last few years have been difficult ones to be a landlord - indeed, [...]

8 March 2017
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You'd be forgiven for thinking that driverless cars are getting a major boost with plans announced in today's [...]

8 March 2017
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The biggest story in the Budget wasn’t big news. It had been well flagged in advance that the Office for Budget [...]

8 March 2017
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The government is cracking down on overseas traders that avoid paying UK VAT. [...]

8 March 2017
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Experts have highlighted two surprising sources that either have, or are set to be, lucrative sources of income [...]

8 March 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered a historic devolution agreement for Londoners today to "protect jobs and [...]

8 March 2017
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Today, chancellor Philip Hammond announced a handful of measures intended to cushion the blow of business rate [...]

8 March 2017
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Former chancellor George Osborne will be remembered for monkeying around with pensions, in particular for ushering [...]

8 March 2017
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Today, chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first (and last) Spring Budget. Here are the day's winners and [...]

8 March 2017
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Philip Hammond's Budget announcements drove the FTSE 100 into positive territory for the day this afternoon. [...]

8 March 2017
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Savers on the hunt for a better rate of return may not be jumping for joy, after chancellor Philip Hammond failed [...]

8 March 2017
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