Trade calls for duty freeze ahead of Autumn Statement

Several trade organisations have called on the chancellor to cancel the planned increase in alcohol duty when he delivers the Autumn Statement on November 22.

Drinks industry in mixed response to autumn statement

The trade has met the autumn statement with mixed reactions as chancellor Jeremy Hunt made no comment on plans to either reintroduce duty freeze or…

Autumn statement delayed

The government is now expected to deliver its Autumn statement on November 17, two weeks later than planned. In a Twitter post, HM Treasury said…