Plans to increase state pension age delayedFalling life expectancy rates push back the Government’s decision.
New bill will modernise business ratesThe new measures will incentivise property improvements.
Government changes pension rulesTax allowances changed and rumoured age increases scrapped.
HMRC stops sending paper returns automatically135,000 self-assessment customers filed paper returns last year.
Interest rates rise despite Budget measuresEconomy still strained after the Chancellor’s update.
HMRC late payment interest rises to 6.75%Late payment rates at highest level since 2008.
Reduced energy bill support puts SMEs at riskAround 370,000 firms will pay more from April.
BoE raises interest rates to 4.25%The decision follows an unexpected rise in inflation in February.
Inheritance tax receipts soar to £6.4bnFebruary’s inheritance tax take totalled £521 million.
Inflation rises to 10.4% in FebruarySalad and vegetable shortages drive soaring food prices.