Check out these video interviews with FT experts on key areas of the Budget.
Capital gains tax
Personal finance editor Matthew Vincent and Richard Edgar discuss the lower-than-expected rise in capital gains tax and look at the chancellor’s plans for tax, national insurance and pension simplification
Is the Budget progressive?
George Parker, political editor, analyses the scale of the Chancellor’s ambition as his emergency budget tackles the hole in the UK’s finances – is it ‘progressive’ as claimed, or will the left-leaning Liberal Democrats have real cause to be nervous as the measures hit the poor hardest.
Why the VAT rise?
Economics editor Chris Giles analyses the spending cuts and questions the rise in VAT