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Autumn Statement: Find out if your family wins or loses

The Autumn Statement is like a mini-Budget, in which the government announces the changes it will make to things like taxes, benefits, savings and...

Will we escape a 3p fuel duty rise (at least until...

The government plans to give us all a late (and unwelcome) Christmas present by hiking petrol and diesel prices by 3p a litre in...

Anger persists over child benefit plans

We've all got our views on the Government's plans to reform the child benefit system. And now it seems even some Conservative MPs are keen to speak out against the Coalition's proposals. Ministers intend to...

Budget 2012: Tax changes – will you benefit?

The Budget included an increase in the personal tax allowance - what does this really mean for you? Will you be paying less tax...

Osborne emphasises child benefit reforms are ‘fair’

The long-running controversy over the Government's plans to cut child benefit for higher earners took another twist this week,as Chancellor George Osborne argued that the reforms are "fair". Ed Balls,Labour'...

Osborne may shun marriage tax breaks

While it may not be the most romantic notion, many people rightly view marriage as a financially attractive option,with tax breaks potentially becoming available to them. However,it seems those tying the knot might not enjoy as...

Parents see child benefit hopes dashed

Chancellor George Osborne today provided the news that many parents have been dreading for weeks: that there will not be a U-turn on the Government's child benefit plans. Higher rate taxpayers are due to face child benefit c...