|Date:||24 November 2008|
|Contacts:||Stuart Adam , Robert Chote , Carl Emmerson , Mike Brewer , Gemma Tetlow and James Browne|
The Chancellor presented his Pre-Budget Report at 3.30pm on Monday 24th November. IFS held a briefing on the following day, Tuesday 25th November, at 1pm.
Fiscal Facts contains facts and figures about UK taxes, benefits and public spending. The tables give current and historical rates and thresholds for the main direct and indirect taxes, as well as benefit rates, numbers of claimants and expenditure levels.
There are also three regularly updated briefing notes:
Two further notes look at longer-term trends in tax and spending and the fiscal stance: