Taxing question: How do we create a society that is fair for all?

Taxation is not everybody’s favourite subject. Indeed it comes well down the list of the subjects that people are most likely to engage with when it comes to deciding their personal political priorities. If we all want more money for the NHS, and most of us do, the retort is always where…

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First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s statement on Fiscal Framework negotiations

The First Minister today held her regular press conference.  This is her opening statement. Thanks for coming today. I will be happy to answer your questions shortly. However, I’d like to begin with an update on the fiscal framework negotiations and set out steps the Scottish government is taking to seek to break…

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The Fiscal Framework and why it’s so important

Kirsty Blackman, SNP MP for Aberdeen North, posted to Facebook a really good explanation of what the Fiscal Framework is and why getting it right is so important to Scotland. So good that we decided to re-post it here for your reference! There’s a lot of misinformation flying around about the…

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