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Chancellor Needs Accountant?

May 26, 2009 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | 1 Comment | Filed in: economics, politics.

Has anyone else spotted the irony in the fact that the man in charge of the country’s finances had to hire an accountant? Yes, Alistair Darling, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the man who is in responsible for this country’s economic & financial matters hired an accountant to help him with his own tax return. • Read More »

Rip-off Britain

May 31, 2008 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | 2 Comments | Filed in: economics.

I’ve been thinking about the current worldwide price rises in food, oil and energy and in the cost of living and credit going up. It’s happening in a lot of places in the world and for months the UK seemed to be largely unaffected, especially since the USA seemed to bearing the brunt of the • Read More »