Spring Budget

An overview of the Chancellor's announcements.

Pension changes and coronavirus support.
The new income tax rates / personal allowances.
Changes to National Insurance, employer provided cars and the Employment Allowance.
The new rates of NICs.
The latest increases.
Measures affecting vehicle-related tax and benefits.
Changes to corporation tax and other measures for business.
Including changes to Entrepreneurs' Relief.
A round-up of miscellaneous announcements.
Changes to alcohol and tobacco duties.
Reaction to the Chancellor's statement.

Latest business news

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IPSE gives cautious welcome to extension of self-employed scheme

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FSB calls for government to give company directors more support

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