Monthly Archives: March 2016

BUDGET 2016: A MIXED BAG

George Osborne’s eighth Budget as Chancellor of the Exchequer proved something of a mixed bag, in which tax breaks for small businesses and savers appeared alongside a downbeat assessment of the global economy and the UK’s financial position. According to the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR), prospects for the global economy have deteriorated “materially”, and… Read more »