Alistair Darling delivered his first budget on 12th March 2008, David Cameron said ‘listening to it was as interesting as listening to someone reading the telephone directory!’
He had trailed in the press that he would not be pulling any new rabbits out of the hat. He was right - Gordon Brown had announced a lot last year that would be effective this year. And Alistair Darling had announced startling changes to CGT and IHT in his pre budget report in October, and all of that detail will be in this Finance Act.
But Quality Guild member Dodd & Co. managed to stay awake and have summarised the changes for you, in one brief, easily readable newsletter. Just click here to access the newsletter.