Chancellor George Osborne

Fraud Squad To Probe What Could Be The City's Biggest Scandal Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Politics

The Serious Fraud Office has launched a criminal probe into allegations of fraudulent conduct in the foreign exchange market, in what would could be t...

Osborne Tells You Where To Put Your Hamster

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 04.07.2014 | UK Politics

Hamster on the loose? George Osborne has the perfect advice, get them into your bath. The Chancellor gave out his home-spun wisdom on reining in a ...

PICTURES: The Model Chancellor

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.07.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne today visited University of Liverpool's Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics to meet with students. Chancellor of th...

Osborne Would Really Not Want You To See This Graph

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.07.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has been very proud about his economic management, boasting that his cuts have helped secure Britain's economic recovery. Speaking i...

Less Taxes, But More Tax? George Osborne's Plan For NI Merger

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.06.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne could merge income tax and national insurance if the Tories are re-elected at the next general election. In a manifesto pledge that ...

Revealed: Osborne Has Spent A HUGE Amount Of Your Money Protecting Bankers

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has spent over £127,000 trying to fight off a series of European regulations that it believes would hit the City of London, The Huffin...

Osborne Promises Crackdown On 'Unacceptable Behaviour' In The City

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne will set out plans to clean up the global currency markets in a bid to head off a potentially huge foreign exchange manipulation scanda...

IMF Chief Lagarde Says Non To Top EU Post

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK Politics

Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, has insisted that she is 'not a candidate" to be next president of the European Commission...

This Graph Shows Why Osborne Shouldn't Brag About The UK Recovery

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne is keen to ram home the message that his "long term economic plan" is ensuring the UK economy blooms, even if other ministers like Ken ...

Osborne To Tackle Massive Banking Scandal Before It All Blows Up

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne could soon unveil measures to clean up the global currency markets in order to head off a potentially massive foreign exchange market m...

Ukip Depresses Me, Says Osborne

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 21.05.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has aimed a vicious attack at Ukip, branding the party "deeply pessimistic, depressing [and] anti-business". The Chancellor will lau...

Fracking 'Seriously Flawed', Warns Osborne's Dad-In-Law

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 13.05.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's father-in-law Lord Howell, who was forced to apologise after calling for controversial fracking to take place in the "desolate" North...

6 Politicians Who Probably Should Not Slam Gary Barlow's Tax Avoidance

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Politics

Take That singer Gary Barlow has sparked calls from politicians to hand back his OBE after he allegedly invested in a tax avoidance scheme. Labour...

Recession May Be Over - Here's 9 Awkward Facts Osborne Would Prefer You Forget

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne is set to get a massive political boost as new figures suggest that the economy is nearly back to where it was in 2008, showing a full ...

Taxman's Power To Raid Your Bank Account 'Unacceptable', Warn MPs

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's new powers allowing the taxman to raid Britons' bank accounts for money that officials believe is owed without a court order has been...

Taxman 'Judge And Jury' On Taking Money Direct From Your Account

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's plan to let the taxman search thousands of Britons' bank accounts for unpaid taxes has drawn concern from experts for its lack of ove...

EU Chucks Out Osborne's Legal Bid To Stop Robin Hood Tax

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's bid to save UK banks from an EU tax on their financial transactions by having it deemed illegal has been struck down by the European ...

Six Awkward Facts Osborne May Not Want You To Know About His 'Recovery'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has seized upon new official figures showing that the Britain's economy grew by 0.8% at the start of 2014 as proof that Britain is fina...

We Might Recover This Year - Finally!

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne got a political boost as the UK economy grew by 0.8% at the start of the year, bringing the country's output still nearer to its pre-cr...

Osborne Set For EU Defeat In Fight Against 'Robin Hood' Tax

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 28.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's bid to protect UK banks from an EU tax on their financial transactions is set for defeat in the European Union's top court. The Eu...

Record Number Of Brits Happy With Chancellor Osborne

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has bounced back from the days when he was booed at the Olympic Stadium as his popularity as chancellor has reached a record high. ...

MPs Fear Osborne's Powers To Take Your Money May Go Too Far

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's new plan to let the taxman take money direct from people's bank accounts for unpaid taxes will be examined by MPs amid mounting fears...

Osborne's Plan To Raid Your Bank Account Could Be Illegal

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne's new plan to let the taxman raid Britons' bank accounts for money that officials believe is owed to the state is "extremely worrying a...

You're £1,000 Worse Off Due To Osborne, Says Balls

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Politics

Families will be almost £1,000 a year worse off as a result of chancellor George Osborne's tax and benefit changes, Labour has claimed as it escalate...

Osborne Defends Power To Take Money Direct From Your Bank Account

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Politics

George Osborne has been forced to defend plans to let the taxman go into Britons' bank accounts for money believed to be owed in unpaid taxes after MP...