Budget 2015

Osborne’s local giveaways: blatant pork-barrel politics?
The Mole
In Depth

Osborne’s local giveaways: blatant pork-barrel politics?

Labour attacks funding of local causes in marginal seats where coalition MPs are trying to save their bacon
20 Mar 2015
BUDGET 2015: How will Osborne woo voters?
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In Review

BUDGET 2015: How will Osborne woo voters?

Ed Miliband no longer has an economic narrative after Osborne's Budget speech, say commentators
19 Mar 2015
THE MOLE: Budget may not save Tory skins
The Mole
In Depth

THE MOLE: Budget may not save Tory skins

OBR warns that public spending squeeze will be tougher than anything seen in past five years
18 Mar 2015
Ultrafast broadband: Budget boost for high-speed web
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In Brief

Ultrafast broadband: Budget boost for high-speed web

Chancellor promises ultrafast broadband for all and says he will invest in the 'internet of things'
18 Mar 2015
Help to Buy Isas revealed in Budget: how do they work?
Chancellor George Osborne holds the Budget Box
In Brief

Help to Buy Isas revealed in Budget: how do they work?

Osborne says Help to Buy Isas will give first-time buyers a 25% top-up on their savings, but there's a catch
18 Mar 2015
Budget 2015: will inheritance tax change today?
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In Brief

Budget 2015: will inheritance tax change today?

Rumours abound that the Chancellor is about to relax the rules on inheritance tax, but the change may not come immediately
18 Mar 2015
Balls launches spoiler as talk grows of Tory giveaway Budget
The Mole
In Depth

Balls launches spoiler as talk grows of Tory giveaway Budget

Balls warns of unprecedented cuts if Tories are returned to power - but is he crying wolf again?
9 Mar 2015

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Osborne ‘plans tax giveaway for lower-paid workers’
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In Brief

Osborne ‘plans tax giveaway for lower-paid workers’

Labour figures fear Osborne will hit pensioners – but to help the poor rather than wealthy graduates
5 Mar 2015
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