Autumn Statement 2016

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'The trouble with a budget is that it’s hard to fill up one hole without digging another.' Dan Bennett

The Autumn Statement will be on 23 November and will be the first time we get to see the new Chancellor, Philip Hammond MP, in action. Hartsfield will be tweeting live during the Autumn Statement so make sure you are following us here.

As with previous budgets, we will be producing an in-depth summary of the key facts and figures and how it may affect individuals and businesses. Please add your details here to be sent a copy straight to your inbox when issued on 24 November.

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