TODAY The Chancellor announced that there is “no major advanced economy growing faster than the UK.”

According to leading national provider of accounting and business services Baker Tilly, based at Springpark House, on Basing View, the motives in his Budget Statement were clear – crack down on avoidance, ensure income taxes remain fair and that businesses have the ability to prosper.

So what surprises did The Chancellor pull out of his Red Box?

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