Brown to forecast strong economic growth
Gordon Brown is expected to forecast two years of strong economic growth when he delivers his pre-Budget report at lunchtime.
The chancellor will address MPs at 12:30pm today, where he is expected to admit that public finances have continued to deteriorate.
Remember to go to www.accountancyage.com/prebudget03 to follow the speech as it happens, and for analysis and comment shortly afterwards.
Among other things, the chancellor is expected to: