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BUDGET 2009: VAT reduction to continue to December

The chancellor Alistair Darling has revealed in the Budget today that the VAT cut introduced in the pre-Budget report will continue until December.


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What price (more) freedoms?

George Osborne will make his last Budget speech of the current parliamentary term this week, and the early media briefings suggest that pensions will again feature heavily in that statement. So what are we able to learn from the weekend’s coverage?


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