Budget 2013

From proposed tax and benefit changes to an extension of the "NewBuy" scheme for first-time homebuyers, Interactive Investor brings you reports and analysis from Chancellor George Osborne's 2013 Budget.

By: Interactive Investor News Team I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 15:52

Highlights from George Osborne's fourth Budget included a "Help to Buy" housing scheme and a "generous" tax regime for shale gas.

By: Elsa Buchanan I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 17:19

As the dust settles on another Budget, Interactive Investor assesses those who stand to gain, or not, from Chancellor George Osborne's policies.

By: Ruth Emery I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 16:07

Chancellor George Osborne announced defined benefit pension scheme members will have their national insurance contributions increased from 2016.

By: Andrew Pitts I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 15:42

The tax breaks offered to investors in a Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme are to be further extended into the 2013-14 tax year and beyond.

By: Darshini Shah I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 15:20

Barratt Developments and Bellway were among the housebuilders to get a share price boost from George Osborne's "Help to Buy" scheme on Wednesday.

By: Darshini Shah I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 11:51

Chancellor George Osborne has announced he will scrap the 3p rise in the cost of a pint of beer due to come into effect in April.

By: Darshini Shah I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:48

Chancellor George Osborne has revealed plans to abolish stamp duty on shares traded on the Alternative Investment Market as part of the 2013 Budget.

By: Hugh Morris I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 15:05

The annual personal income tax allowance will rise to £10,000 by April 2014, saving £700 for low-paid workers.

By: Rachel Lacey I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:56

George Osborne has proposed that parents should be able to transfer old child trust funds into Junior ISAs.

By: Holly Black I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:55

Businesses will be subject to a single, flat rate of corporation tax for the first time since 1973, it was announced in Wednesday's Budget.

By: Holly Black I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:42

Policyholders of Equitable Life with-profits products from before 1992 are to be compensated, it has been announced.

By: Laura Staples I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:27

Chancellor George Osborne has announced the Help to Buy shared equity scheme to give homebuyers a leg up.

By: Hugh Morris I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:18

A planned fuel duty hike has been scrapped by Chancellor George Osborne, to the delight of motorists.

By: Holly Black I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:18

The Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee is to have its remit widened, according to details in Wednesday's Budget from George Osborne.

By: Ruth Emery I Wed, 20th March 2013 - 14:11

Money from fines imposed on banks that had rigged interest rates has been paid to military causes, the Chancellor announced in his Budget on Wednesday.

By: Darshini Shah I Fri, 15th March 2013 - 15:09

With the UK economy still stagnating, Chancellor George Osborne is under pressure to pull something out of the bag in Wednesday's Budget.

By: Holly Black I Tue, 19th March 2013 - 14:39

With the Budget almost upon us, industry commentators reveal the announcements they'd like to see from Chancellor George Osborne.

By: Darshini Shah I Fri, 15th March 2013 - 09:38

What's in store for corporation tax and lending - and which stocks will be affected? Read the second instalment of our Budget preview.

By: Darshini Shah I Thu, 14th March 2013 - 18:00

Chancellor George Osborne will deliver his 2013 Budget on Wednesday 20 March. Find out what's in store for personal finance in our preview.

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