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Key budget points


 

Policing

Police budgets in England protected from real-terms cuts, but forces expected to share resources.

 

Welfare

Abolition of planned £4.4 billion tax credit cuts

Welfare cuts maintained at £12 billion

 

Housing benefits to be capped at same level as private sector

 

Housing benefit and pension credits stopped for those who leave the country for more than a month

 

DWP budget slashed by 14 per cent

Tightened benefit conditions extended 

A £3.35 a week rise to state pension but savings credit frozen to more than one million claimants

 

Health

NHS budget to rise almost £20 billion by 2021 to £120bn

NHS England to make £22 billion cuts

Student nurse grants scrapped and replaced with loans

 

Education

No further investment in England’s schools budget, but protected in real terms

The 30-hour free childcare subsidy limited to those working more than 16 hours a week

 

Business and Tax

Tampon tax — VAT charge on sanitary products remains

Business department funding cut by 17 per cent

 

Housing

A 3 per cent surcharge on stamp duty for buy-to-let properties and second homes

 

Local government

Local government spending freeze

 

Transport

A 50 per cent rise in capital funding of transport projects

 

Culture

Culture department slashed by 20 per cent

 

Prisons

Holloway women’s prison to be closed

 

Nov 2015
Thursday 26th

posted by Morning Star in Britain

 

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