UK BUDGET WON’T BE BALANCED THIS DECADE, SAYS HEAD OF INSTITUTE FOR FISCAL STUDIES

The UK’s ravaged public finances are unlikely to be brought into balance before the end of the decade at the earliest thanks to the lasting impact of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the head of the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS). © Provided by The Independent In his Conservative Party speech in October the Chancellor Rishi Sunak said he had a “sacred responsibility” to...