John Swinney

Friday 21 March 2014

Alex Salmond's plans for an independent Scotland would see London in control of the top rate of income tax, Ed Miliband has claimed.

Thursday 20 March 2014

A FURIOUS row over the finances of an independent Scotland has broken out after forecasts for future oil revenues were slashed in figures published alongside the Budget.

Thursday 20 March 2014

GEORGE Osborne has begun the ­countdown to the General Election with measures on pensions and savings to woo Britain's grey vote as the Coalition hailed the package as "a Budget for the Union".

Sunday 16 March 2014

The Scottish Finance Secretary has called on Chancellor George Osborne to adopt a new approach in this week's Budget to secure a "sustained economic recovery".