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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

What Was Budget 2014 All About?

March 19, 2014

UKIP.   There we are, a simple answer to a simple question.  The 2014 budget was about the Tories abject terror of UKIP and was designed to burst the Farage bubble before he gets a boost from the forthcoming Euro elections. The average UKIP supporter is a retired white bloke of middling means.  The kind of […]

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Budget 2014: More Thatcher, Less Fairness

March 19, 2014

Ok – what are the headlines. Removal of the 10p tax on savings; increase in amount that isn’t taxed from a pension lump sum; reduction in duty on beer; removal of the tax on fuel; increase in the rate at which people start paying tax from £10,000 to £10,500; increase in the amount that mid […]

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Charlie East-West is ‘indisposed’

March 19, 2014

Some of you will come to notice over the next few weeks that the Allthatsleft team are deficient in the Charlie East-West department to the tune of one. Sadly, Charlie has had to become indisposed in order to spend more time with his Facebook and Twitter accounts. We will miss him – his enthusiasm, prodigious […]

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