Nov 27, 2016

It Didnt Change The Fact That We Were Going To Support Small Business Saturday, But It Did Alter Our Route Up Here.

The Treasury's own analysis , published alongside the Autumn Statement, shows that the poorest 30% of households will see a negative impact on incomes from tax, welfare and public spending measures by 2019-20. Primarily, this is a result of the main working age benefits and tax credits being frozen in cash terms for four years from April 2016. That includes entitlements such as jobseeker's allowance and income support. That income freeze is forecast to coincide with an acceleration in inflation, pushing up the cost of living. The chancellor offered some help to the lowest paid with changes