Pre-Budget Report

PBR 09: Electric car exempt from tax

No taxes for electric company cars for the next five years

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Labour has lost "moral authority" to govern, claims Osborne

Shadow chancellor claims government has ducked tough spending choices

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Cable attacks "unfair" and "optimistic" pre-Budget report

Lib Dems say recovery's pace is not certain

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Sweeping disclosure beef-up announced

Consultation document rolled out to beef up disclosure regime, proposing harsher penalties for non-compliance and asking for more client information from advisers

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Banks already planning to duck bonus tax

Banks are already looking to circumvent new tax on staff bonuses

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Highlights from the chancellor's statement

The key measures introduced in Alistair Darling's PBR statement to the Commons

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: National Insurance to go up 0.5%

0.5% NI contribution rise across the board from April 2011 above a £20,000 threshold

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: The chancellor's speech in full

The full speech from chancellor Alistair Darling's pre-Budget report

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Public spending budget

Darling announces it is not viable to review public sector department budgets

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Darling announces £5bn in savings

More money saved through efficiencies

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Bankers hit with one-off 50% bonus levy

Darling issues ultimatum to banks: build up capital cushion or suffer hit to any bonus higher than £25,000

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Chancellor confirms Inheritance Tax threshold freeze

Darling announces individual’s IHT to be frozen at £325,000

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Reduced pension tax relief for high earners confirmed

Those earning over £150,000 face relief cut

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Broadband tax

Each household to pay towards expansion of broadband in the country

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Green vehicles receive tax exemption

Electric cars exempt from company car taxation

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Net debt is at 56% of GDP

Darling flags up UK's net debt as a percentage of GDP is lower than neigbouring countries

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Investment in clean energy

£160m investment in low carbon tech

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Deficit to be £178bn this year

Deficit to fall to £176bn in 2010

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: Inflation to peak at 3% in 2010

Inflation to fall back next year

09 Dec 2009

PBR 09: VAT back up to 17.5% in 2010

Chancellor confirms that VAT cut not being extended

09 Dec 2009

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