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IFS 50th Anniversary

Upcoming event
Date 03 April 2019 | 18:30 - 20:00
Location The Royal Institution, London
Availablity Few places remaining
Tax underpins everything the government does and is often used by policy makers to try to shape the economy. Tax is also central to citizens’ views on whether our society is fair. This IFS at 50 event will look at how tax has changed in recent decades, what it means to aspire to a well-designed tax system, and how taxation will have to change to address the challenges of the future.
Upcoming event
Date 25 June 2019 | 18:30 - 20:00
Location The Royal Institution, London
Availablity Few places remaining
In the context of demographic change, among other trends, how will the incomes of pensioners in the future be supported? This IFS at 50 event will look at how our pensions and savings system has worked to support retirement incomes and how we should think about supporting future generations of pensioners in the decades to come.
Upcoming event
Date 09 May 2019 | 18:30 - 22:00
Location One Birdcage Walk, London
Availablity Places available
The Institute for Fiscal Studies will be celebrating our 50th anniversary in 2019, and we'll be marking the occasion with an event and drinks reception held on the evening of 9 May 2019 in Westminster.
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Past events

Past event
Date 05 March 2019 | 10:30 - 12:00
Location Manchester Central Convention Complex, Manchester
Availablity Places available
Support for low-income households in England to meet their council tax bills has now been the responsibility of councils for almost 6 years. In the face of funding cuts from central government, many have chosen to significantly cut council tax support (CTS).
Past event
Date 13 March 2019 | 16:00 - 18:00
Location University of Manchester
Availablity Places available
This IFS Public Talk, jointly organised with the University of Manchester, will be given by Jack Britton, Senior Research Economist at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) and will give an economist's perspective on the ongoing tuition fee debate.
Past event
Date 14 March 2019 | 10:00 - 11:30
Location The Building Centre, London
Availablity Bookings closed
On Thursday 14 March IFS researchers will present their analysis of the public finances, putting them in the context of recent trends, and will discuss economic challenges facing the country.