Wednesday 3rd March 2020 saw Chancellor Rishi Sunak make a number of key announcements for the UK.
From stamp duty extensions to furlough extending further we look at what this means for us all over the coming months. The chancellor expressed that the pandemic has fundamentally altered everyone’s lives and the budget today was intended to be a three-part plan to protect the jobs and livelihoods of the UK.
“The damage coronavirus has done to our economy has been acute. Since March, over 700,000 people have lost their jobs. Our economy has shrunk by 10% – the largest fall in over 300 years.”
The country is in an economic shock and the government has delivered the very comprehensive and sustained response the UK has ever seen.
We have key pointed and added further information to follow: