IMF warns Brown not to raise taxes in Budget
IMF says Gordon Brown's 'credibility' will face a cruicial test in the Budget
According to the FT
, the IMF said the chancellor’s ‘credibility’ in pursuing a
tight spending round would be put to a ‘critical test’.
In its Article IV consultation, however, concluding December’s preliminary
annual review of the UK economy, the IMF did acknowledge that the performance of
the UK economy had been ‘impressive’.