Unfairest of all?

Thatcher, Mike
December 2005
Public Finance;12/9/2005, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on how Chancellor Gordon Brown has managed to modify the Pre-Budget Report of the government, coming up with extra cash to enable local governments to keep a lid on council tax next year and for 'new burdens' on pensions, social care, licensing and asylum seekers. Apparently, as what the author has pointed out, each year council finance becomes increasingly complicated and less transparent.


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