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Budget 2020: latest news and analysis from ICAEW

Latest reporting on Chancellor Rishi Sunak's first budget.

Key measures in Spring Finance Bill 2023


The Finance (No. 2) Bill 2022/23 includes Spring Budget announcements such as the full expensing first-year capital allowance, abolition of the pension lifetime allowance charge and investment zones.

Spring Budget 2023: Tax administration and simplification


ICAEW’s Tax Faculty outlines proposals announced at Spring Budget 2023 that aim to improve and simplify tax administration. Disappointingly, there is no additional funding to improve HMRC’s service performance.

How to follow ICAEW’s reaction to the Spring Budget


Experts from across ICAEW and the Tax Faculty will be providing their perspectives on Jeremy Hunt’s Spring Budget on 15 March. Find out how to follow ICAEW’s reaction to the announcements on Budget Day and the following week.

The role of tax in a green industrial plan


In early February 2023, the European Commission (EC) published A Green Deal Industrial Plan for the Net-Zero Age. Ahead of the Spring Budget, what tax policy ideas could the UK government take from the plan?

Tax news in brief 21 December 2022


Highlights from the broader tax news for the week ending 21 December 2022, including: Spring Budget date announcement; the Scottish budget 2023-24; marginal relief calculator; spotting payroll company fraud; alcohol duty freeze extension; and taxation of transferred basic life assurance and general annuity business.

Autumn Statement: Threshold freezes create stealth tax increases


The Chancellor has confirmed that headline rates of income tax and capital gains tax (CGT) will remain at their current levels. However, there were various reductions in key thresholds and allowances, and several others were frozen for longer than previously announced.

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