Read about the two 2010 Budgets, the usual one in March by the then Labour government and then one after the general election by the new Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition government.

Political

Remember how Labour promised cuts bigger than Thatcher during this Parliament?

Labour likes attacking the public spending cuts made in this Parliament. But do you remember what Alistair Darling said he was going to do? … Read the full post »

Political

Tackling tax avoidance

Thought I’d post up this news release from the Treasury as I’ve seen several people asking questions along the lines of ‘what happened to tackling tax avoidance?” As set out in the Coalition Agreement, the Government is committed to making every effort to tackle tax avoidance. The Government will take a more strategic approach to … Read the full post »