Budget welcomed by business groups

THE Budget was broadly welcomed by major business groups and other organisations in the North West.

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Ernst & Young Manchester-tax partner Martin Portnoy said that in a tough environment, with limited means at his disposal, George Osborne had "done what he could" to inject growth into the economy, and said the Help to Buy scheme would boost the property market and have a "significant ... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...