Scottish Tories should try to block Boris Johnson’s tax plans which could mean that Scots earning £80,000 a year pay almost £8,000 more than their counterparts in the rest of the UK, according to Economy Secretary Derek Mackay.
Boris Johnson’s tax plans could mean Scots earning £80,000 a year pay almost £8,000 more than their counterparts in the rest of the UK, an expert said.
Boris Johnson’s plan to cut taxes for top earners has been condemned by leadership rivals and a think tank.
The contest to succeed Theresa May as the UK’s next prime minister has been branded a “horror show” by Scotland’s First Minister.
Scottish ministers have been warned they “can’t run up a big credit card bill” to deal with a looming £1 billion budget shortfall.
The Scottish Government is facing a possible funding gap of more than £1 billion in its budget for the next three years, a new report has revealed.
Scottish income tax rates must remain competitive with the rest of the UK or risk “long-term damage” to the economy, CBI Scotland has warned ahead of the Budget.