Philip Hammond has delivered his second Budget as chancellor. Here, we've rounded up the key points of his speech. Stamp duty and housing Stamp duty is to be abolished immediately for first-time buyers purchasing properties worth up to £300,000. To help those in London and other expensive areas, the first £300,000 of the cost of [...]
When Chancellor Philip Hammond stepped up to the despatch box on Wednesday to deliver his first Spring Budget, he’d already announced that it was to be his last, with the financial set-piece poised to move to the Autumn from now on. With the UK potentially just weeks away from triggering Article 50 and firing the [...]
Further to speculation of what the changes might be during the Spring Budget, on 16th March Chancellor George Osborne made his speech, which appeared to bring a lot of good news for investors and savers.