Category Archives: Budget 2013

Penny off a pint fallacy…

I always thought that Chancellors were supposed to make the most of cuts whilst glossing over rises. Instead, George Osborne, managed to get a tax cut recognised at a quarter of its value. We will now scrap the beer duty … Continue reading

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Self-employed NICs hike? I hope not… Or do I?

Looking through some of the predictions for Budget 2013, I see a few people mentioning the prospect of self-employed businesses being subject to an increase in National Insurance Contributions. I understand the rationale for this being related to the introduction … Continue reading

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