Truss ‘giving with one hand and taking with other’ through stealth taxes, IFS says

Unionists have warned Liz Truss that there will be “major implications” if she fails to set a swift deadline to end negotiations with Brussels over the Northern Ireland protocol.

Liz Truss is “giving with one hand and taking with the other” by keeping stealth taxes, a new study out today reveals.

Some £2 for every £1 returned to Brits in the prime minister and chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng’s tax cutting mini-budget will be lost to “fiscal drag,” the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) said today.