Budget 2012 - A Briefing by CIPFA Networks

28-03-2012

The 2012 Budget was a reminder that there is still a lot to do in terms of implementing further cuts in public spending. According to the IFS we are only 20% there at the moment. Sustained economic growth before 2015 cannot be relied upon and additional pressures may fall on the welfare budget to ensure that front-line services are protected. Local Authorities may be able to obtain cheaper PWLB borrowing if they demonstrate that they can properly plan and deliver upon their future capital spending programmes.

Budget 2012 A Briefing by CIPFA Networks