What you need to know about Britain’s "Digital Services Tax"

Philip Hammond the Chancellor

The British government would consider withdrawing the tax if officials representing the Group of 20 and Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development come to a suitable global agreement, he said.

Criticised by Mr Corbyn for choosing a "tax cut for higher earners" rather than ending a benefit freeze, she replied: "On Monday, he said cutting taxes for 32 million people was frittering money away on ideological tax cuts".

During Prime Minister's Questions, Mr Corbyn said Theresa May had "once claimed to be concerned about burning injustices", adding: "Well, that concern has fizzled out well, hasn't it?".

"He's going to struggle to reimpose austerity having announced its end".

Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell speculated that the government was plotting an election, saying: "The Tories usually do this".

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The deployment appears to be the largest such peacetime mobilization of active-duty US troops at the border in at least a century. Border Patrol agent of a 16-year-old Mexican boy who the agent says was throwing rocks from the other side of the border.

The party leadership ordered its MPs to abstain from the vote after McDonnell controversially revealed he would not oppose the government's move to increase the higher-rate tax threshold to £50,000 on the grounds that he would not "take money out of people's pockets".

The Resolution Foundation also released its analysis of the budget, saying that income tax cuts for millions of workers will "overwhelmingly benefit richer households", with nearly half set to go to the top 10% of households.

"The UK has been leading attempts for worldwide corporate tax reform. but progress is painfully slow", he continued.

Any expectation that Mr Hammond will now meet his target of eliminating the deficit by the mid-2020s was "for the birds", said IFS director Paul Johnson.

Instead we will devote our energy in fighting for radical reforms of our entire taxation system, reforms which shift the emphasis on to those best able to afford it, while guaranteeing no increases of tax on anyone earning less than £80,000.

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"It's a sensible tax policy to keep these thresholds aligned where we can".

Labour MP Chuka Umunna told ITV's Peston: "No, I don't think these are the right kinds of things to be basically making a set of income tax changes which primarily benefit high earners". One of many measures they have introduced to rig parliament in their favour.

The PM and Chancellor will set out the "core messages" from the changes during the meeting.

"Suppose the public finance forecasts deteriorate significantly next year".

He told BBC Radio 4's Today programme: "He's just simply made a decision to spend all of that".

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Philip Hammond's budget yesterday included giveaways amounting to billions of pounds, widely seen as an attempt to woo voters.

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