BUDGET 2014: What to look out for

Dorset Echo: Chancellor George Osborne Chancellor George Osborne

A NEW £1 coin, personal allowance increases and a ‘resilient economy.’

Later today, Chancellor George Osborne will set out his plans for the UK for the year ahead.

He will seek to support, what he has called a ‘resilient economy.’ Taking to the stand at 12.30pm, key issues on the addenda will be the proposed increase to £10,000 that people will be able to get tax free and a new 12-sided pound coin.

The new coin which is aimed at stopping forgeries and counterfeits, will replace the £1 coin that was introduced more than 30 years ago.

It resembles the old 12-sided threepenny bit.

More to follow

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree