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Budget 2016: Cash ISA allowance up to £20,000 in 2017

Savers will be able to save £20,000 a year in an ISA from April 2017, Chancellor George Osborne has announced

16 March 2016

Autumn Statement 2015: State pension rates confirmed

Osborne also revealed that those who leave the UK for more than four weeks at a time will no longer get pension credit

25 November 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: Stamp duty hike on buy-to-let and second homes

People buying additional property face a 3 percentage point surcharge on stamp duty rates

25 November 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: Chancellor cancels planned tax credit cuts

The Government has today announced a U-turn on major tax credit cuts proposed in the Summer Budget

25 November 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: Compensation for 15-minute train delays planned

Commuters will be able to claim compensation for train delays of just 15 minutes, under new plans revealed today

25 November 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: ISA limits frozen

Today's Autumn Statement reveals the ISA, JISA and CTF thresholds will be frozen next year

25 November 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: 'Homes to save £30 on energy bills'

The current Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme will be replaced by a new energy efficiency scheme from April 2017

25 November 2015

Autumn Statement 2015: What it means for you

Today's Autumn Statement saw a hidden retrospective hike in student loans repayments, a U-turn on cutting tax credits

25 November 2015

Summer Budget 2015: 'Road tax' rates to change for new car owners

'Road tax' rates are to be shaken up for new cars from 2017, while a new 'Roads Fund' is to be established in England

10 July 2015

Summer Budget 2015: HMRC to get powers to raid accounts for debts

Individuals and businesses who owe more than £1,000 to HMRC may have their funds raided for the money owed

10 July 2015