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resource is designed as a research tool for journalists to provide
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provides numerous links to organisations, information sites and
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There is also a more in-depth look at tax evasion and how the government
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Treasury is the government department responsible for carrying out
the government's financial and economic policy.
It decides what funding is necessary in all areas of public spending.
It will also decide when Gordon Brown's famous five tests (see below)
have been completed - as required if Britain ever chooses the Euro
over the pound.
is the means the government uses to raise revenue to fund public
spending. Compulsory payments are levied on income, property, goods
and services to fund services such as the NHS, schools, public transport,
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Is there sustainable convergence between the UK and the eurozone
Is there sufficient flexibility in the UK economy to respond to
shocks if it joined the eurozone?
What will the effect of the euro on investment in the UK be?
What will the effect of the euro on the UK financial services industry
How will the euro affect UK unemployment and prosperity?
a detailed analysis of the Five Tests click here.
Budget 2002 Description
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Times Analysis Offers news, analysis and opinions on the
News Comprehensive archive of news, analysis and discussion
on the Budget.
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Information on Budget and more links.
Touche Detailed analysis on the impact of the Budget