Beer duty will raise by a penny, four pence on wine but no increase for spirits, according to Gordon Brown in his Budget speech. However, cigarette duty will increase by seven pence.
He has also asked the EC to increase the amount of goods UK residents can bring into the country from £145 to £1,000.
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The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements