A summary of the main tax announcements from the Pre-Budget Report, combined with 2008/09 measures which were announced back in March 2007 by Mr Darling’s predecessor:
There were no major VAT changes in Alistair Darling’s Pre-Budget Report today, although to be fair we weren’t expecting any as indirect tax changes tend to be announced only in the spring budget.
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In the direct aftermath of the Conservative Party Conference, and in the shadow of downwardly revised growth predictions for the national economy, Gordon Brown’s toy chancellor steps up to the box
Tucked into the supplementary budget notes is HMRC’s update on how things are going in connection with its plan to cut red tape which was announced in the previous budget as “Delivering a new relat
One of the television commentators on the 2007 budget referred to Gordon Brown as a conjuror. I tend to agree.
For a Chancellor planning to leave No 11 and move next door, Mr Brown’s last Budget included a wide range of announcements stretching through the next three years.
The Budget brought the next phase in the Government’s move against the managed service company (MSC) sector.
The consultation considered last summer on the changes to the capital allowance regime for cars produced much welcome response from concerned parties.
This Budget also sees the introduction of a change to a CO2 basis for calculating the scale charge for VAT on fuel used for private motoring. Rebecca Benneyworth reports.