UK Budget 2010 with Reuters | Reuters.com
Edition:
International

UK Budget 2010 with Reuters

Have your say on Reuters about what the budget means to you

  • With an election looming surelt the labour government will attempt to win over sone disillusioned middle classes with an increase to the stamp duty thresholds. The level of £500,000 attracting 4% is limiting the amount of votes they will get from this sector. In line with inflation a rise is due and now is the time to play fair. Most other taxes rise with inflation so why not this one? It was set at 1% under the conservatives.
Powered by Platform for Live Reporting, Events, and Social Engagement
Photo

Kremlin says presidents agree to further U.S.-Russian talks on Ukraine

MOSCOW (Reuters) -Presidents Vladimir Putin and Joe Biden set out their opposing positions on Ukraine in a video call on Tuesday and agreed that Russia and the United States should keep talking, the Kremlin said. | Video