Autumn Budget 2022 – a step back in time

What a month, what a week, what a day! An emergency statement by the Chancellor this morning, in order to prevent further speculation and help settle the markets in advance of the fiscal statement due on 31 October 2022, has taken us back in time to where we were less than a month ago in […]

Autumn Budget 2022 – the saga continues

The old adage of, “nothing in life is certain except for death and taxes” has never been so far from the truth! In the last two weeks, we have had the mini-budget which announced major tax cuts and caused major instability in the financial markets as well as the general UK economy; the reversal of the […]

Autumn Budget 2022 – the shortest-lived tax cut

They say a week is a long time in politics and indeed, that would seem very true. It was only ten days ago that we were taken aback by the major announcements contained in the mini budget – since then we have seen the pound fall and then rise again; the Bank of England step […]

Autumn Budget 2022 – the mini-budget that packed a punch!

Today was always going to be an interesting day – a new Government setting the tone of how they intend to govern, the ongoing cost of living crisis, the recent unlimited commitment to support taxpayers with their energy bills and talk of the UK heading towards (if not already in) recession. It was clear that […]