Spring Statement 2018 Summary

The 25 minutes of Mr Hammond’s first Spring Statement came as a welcome relief after 2017 – a year that that contained two Budgets and three Finance Bills.

The Spring Statement was relatively brief, whereas previous Chancellors have used their Autumn Statements as mini-Budgets. Instead, it was what the Autumn Statement was originally meant to be: a between-Budgets review of the public finances. 

What will the Spring Statement mean for you?

View the Spring Statement 2018 summary


  • Consultations and other papers
  • Economic update
  • 2018/19 changes already announced
  • 2018/19 tax data