A year ago, Rishi Sunak delivered his first Budget just as the pandemic began to take hold. While his £30 billion1 package sounded significant, it’s a sum that has paled into insignificance over the last 12 months as the chancellor has spent £280 billion1 shoring up the...

On Wednesday 3 March, Rishi Sunak delivered his second Budget as chancellor. The Budget outlines the state of the economy and the government’s spending plans. The World Health Organization declared Covid-19 a pandemic on 11 March 2020, the same date as the 2020 Budget. Since then,...