Pensions: Labour propose additional pension restrictions and to slash tax relief

Pensions: Labour propose additional pension restrictions and to slash tax reliefLabour has announced sweeping changes to pensions, which will affect people with larger pots, as well as those with higher earnings. Despite calls from the pension industry for a period of calm following the changes announced in last year’s Budget, Ed Milliband today announced a further series of measures, intended to meet the cost of cutting tuition fees from £9,000 to £6,000. If they win the general election in May, Mr Milliband revealed the new Labour government would make the following changes: Pension ...

Budget 2014: Who said what

Who said what We thought we would round up opinion of today’s budget. From the Chancellor himself to the leader of the opposition, business leaders to the trade unions, who said what? We’d also love to hear what you think about today’s Budget, please leave your comment at the bottom of the article.      George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequor George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer:"If you are ...

Autumn Statement 2013: Who said what?

Who said what_istock We thought we would round up opinion and reaction to the Autumn Statement. From the Chancellor himself to the leader of the opposition, business leaders to the trade unions, who said what? We’d also love to hear what you think about the Autumn Statement, why not leave your comment at the end of this article?   g1 George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequor: Our economic policy is working, but the job is not ...

Budget 2013: Who said what

Who said what We thought we would round up opinion of today’s budget. From the Chancellor himself to the leader of the opposition, business leaders to the trade unions, who said what? We’d also love to hear what you think about today’s Budget, please leave your comment at the bottom of the article.      George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequor George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer: This is a Budget ...