TheCityUK Budget representation 2017

TheCityUK is pleased to submit its views to HM Treasury in preparation for the first autumn Budget since the announcement in 2016 of the new timeframe for fiscal statements.

With Brexit negotiations now underway, the terms of the UK’s impending exit from the EU will naturally be a
priority for government. With this in mind, we offer the following proposals that we—from the perspective of one of the most important industries in the UK, which makes an outsize economic contribution both directly and indirectly—believe will be crucial for ensuring the country’s continued prosperity.