Budget

Budget 2014

Date: 10 March 2014

Chancellor George Osborne delivered his Budget on Wednesday 19 March. On Thursday 20 March the Institute for Fiscal Studies held a lunchtime briefing at The Building Centre, Store Street, London.

Presentations slides from the event

Missed the briefing? Listen to the audio of the presentations with accompanying slides:

Carl Emmerson and Paul Johnson presented to BBC journalists in advance of the Budget 2014: the presentation slides Budget 2014: don't forget austerity... are available here.

A recent observation by IFS researchers asseses new anouncements on the Tax Free Childcare scheme: No new money, yet more generous support for childcare.

Green Budget 2014 analysis and presentation slides

The IFS Green Budget 2014, funded by the Nuffield Foundation with support from the ESRC through the Centre for the Microeconomic Analysis of Public Policy at IFS, was published on 5th February. The document and slides from the launch are available here. In particular, the analysis includes chapters looking at:

Ongoing public finance analysis

  • The IFS produces a monthly bulletin analysing recent developments in the government's public finance figures.

Fiscal facts

Election 2010

Our analysis for the election looked at the Labour Government’s record and at the three main UK parties' proposals. The work was funded by the Nuffield Foundation.

Official documentation

Autumn Statement 2013 documentation is available here. The Treasury's home page links to previous and current Budget documentation. The Office for Budget Responsibility's publications and economic and fiscal forecasts can be found here.