Special Budget Edition
Helping People Keep Their money
The Conservatives are helping people keep more of what they earn by:
➡️ Raising the personal allowance to £12,500.
➡️ Saving a typical basic rate taxpayer £1,205 a year compared to 2010.
➡️ Keeping our promise on income tax one year early.
Freezing Fuel Duty
We’re freezing fuel duty for the 9th year in a row 🚗
➡️ Helping people with the cost of running their car.
➡️ Saving the average driver over £1000 in total since 2010.We’re helping people keep more of what they earn.
Raising the National Living Wage
We’re increasing the National Living Wage 👷♀️👨🍳
➡️ A £690 annual pay rise for a full-time worker.
➡️ A total annual pay rise of £2,750 since its introduction.
Encouraging Home Ownership
We’re helping more people get on the housing ladder 🏘
➡️ £500 million more for infrastructure to unlock thousands of new homes.
➡️ Support for 110,000 first-time buyers in England.
➡️ Abolishing the cap on local authorities borrowing for house building.
Helping the High Street
We’re backing high streets by cutting business rates 🏷
➡️ Rates cut by a third for two years.
➡️ Helping 90% of all shops.
➡️ Saving shopkeepers up to £8,000 each year.