Every year the Budget introduces financial changes that we all have to adjust to. But against the backdrop of many months of economic uncertainty, this year’s announcements are causing more concern than usual.
So, what exactly did this year’s Budget bring and how are individuals and businesses affected? If you’re still catching up on announcements, check out our guide to the Budget at a glance.
The important thing to remember, said David Fort, Partner at Haines Watts Manchester, is that it’s not all doom and gloom.
“My advice is, don't panic. Most of our clients are very robust, very good at what they do and can manage their businesses well. We'll be here to support them, and see how we can get through this.”
So, what practical steps can you take to mitigate the financial impact of Budget changes, whether you run a business or are concerned about personal savings? We break it down to help you.