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Tax dodging: George Osborne plans to strengthen criminal law

Tax dodging: George Osborne plans to strengthen criminal law

Chancellor wants to make it easier to impose fines and jail terms on tax avoiders exploiting offshore havens. Read more…

Posted by admin - April 13, 2014 at 09:37

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George Osborne to announce tough new benefit curbs for EU migrants

George Osborne to announce tough new benefit curbs for EU migrants

Child benefit and child tax credit will be not be paid until three months after European migrants arrive in Britain. Read more…

Posted by admin - April 9, 2014 at 08:38

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George Osborne hails reforms as key to economic recovery

George Osborne hails reforms as key to economic recovery

Chancellor lauds creation of more than 1.3m posts as tax and welfare changes ‘encourage jobs growth’ across Britain. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 31, 2014 at 08:55

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Help to Buy scheme used to purchase more than 17000 homes, figures reveal

Help to Buy scheme used to purchase more than 17000 homes, figures reveal

Downing Street releases statistics days after George Osborne announced the scheme will be extended until 2020. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 24, 2014 at 10:41

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Pension shakeup in budget leaves £14bn annuities industry reeling

Pension shakeup in budget leaves £14bn annuities industry reeling

Fears retirees will splurge cash or leave it to languish
Shares plunge as sector is forecast to contract hugely. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 21, 2014 at 08:36

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Budget boost for savers and pensioners

Budget boost for savers and pensioners

In penultimate budget before election, chancellor offers package of help for pensioners and ‘makers, doers and savers’. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 20, 2014 at 09:00

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George Osborne and Mark Carney issue pre-budget economy alerts

George Osborne and Mark Carney issue pre-budget econombudgety alerts

Chancellor to claim economic programme offers path to security, while Bank of England governor warns on low interest rates. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 19, 2014 at 08:09

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Osborne unveils UK’s ‘first new garden city for 100 years’

Osborne unveils UK’s ‘first new garden city for 100 years’

Chancellor promises creation of 15,000 homes by Thames Estuary at Ebbsfleet and will extend Help to Buy in budget. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 17, 2014 at 10:13

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Osborne faces £20bn black hole in UK public finances says report

Osborne faces £20bn black hole in UK public finances says report

Austerity may last until 2020 and chancellor may have to make further cuts to welfare, local government and police, claims FT. Read more…

Posted by admin - March 8, 2014 at 13:58

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Osborne under pressure as bonuses surge to £35m at bailed-out banks

Osborne under pressure as bonuses surge to £35m at bailed-out banks

Chancellor ‘must say why he has not curbed excess’ as EU considers imposing new limits on bosses’ pay. Read more…

Posted by admin -  at 13:23

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