George Osborne taps £27bn windfall for tax credits U-turn – The Guardian

George Osborne taps £27bn windfall for tax credits U-turn – The Guardian
The GuardianGeorge Osborne taps £27bn windfall for tax credits U-turnThe GuardianGeorge Osborne deployed an unexpected £27bn windfall in the public finances to execute a spectacular U-turn on his planned tax credits cut and to spare frontline policing from still severe austerity imposed on Whitehall departments and councils.Osborne swaps axe for tax to seize centreFinancial TimesAutumn Statement: HMRC a digital tax titan? It can’t even answer the phoneThe IndependentTory MPs cheer George Osborne’s climbdown on tax credit cutsThe GuardianTelegraph.co.uk -Daily Mail -Reuters UKall 1,906 news articles »
George Osborne taps £27bn windfall for tax credits U-turn – The Guardian