Simon Sweetman offers his assessment of the small business measures introduced in the Budget.
This Budget is mostly about small business. We cannot ignore the macroeconomics, and it may well be the case that the chancellor has got this horrendously wrong and that the massive cuts in public spending and the consequent job losses will plunge us into the double dip recession.
The “independent” Office of Budget Responsibility looks a bit less independent when you realise it has just been set up by this government and staffed by people who think the way they do.
Oh, and watch out for your student loan repayments when he sells the book off to a vulture fund.
However, let’s get the World Cup reference out of the way now: England play Slovenia today and Slovenia has i...