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George Osborne

Does the prospect of having your own personal tax account with HMRC thrill or terrify you?

Having listened to the latest Autumn Statement proposal, the very cynical might wonder whether HMRC’s biggest enemy today is no longer the multinational conglomerate that arranges its affairs s


The Chancellor George Osborne delivered his Autumn Statement today and while the speech itself was thin on detail, the emerging documentation is a trailer for what’s yet to come.


Given all the leaks ahead of the Autumn Statement this year, will George Osborne’s speech be something of an anti-climax?


An online petition started by an entrepreneur urging government to reconsider the new Dividend Tax for small busine


The first Tory Budget since 1996 saw the Chancellor boasting that the UK is now the fastest growing major economy – despite the growth forecast being moderately downgraded.

And now for the extra special 10am edition of the 9am Lowdown! Variety is the spice of life.

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We weren’t expecting any big announcements on VAT this month, and there weren’t any in the Chancellor’s speech today.


The Chancellor has pledged to end the squeeze on public spending a year earlier than planned and deliver a ‘truly national recovery’.