Tax measures which have an environmental impact act alongside government’s wider environmental objectives. As these objectives have become more ambitious, the role of the tax system may become more important. HM Treasury’s 2020-21 review into funding the transition to a net zero greenhouse gas economy explicitly plans to “consider the full range of government levers, … Read more
Central Finance and Treasury
Public service pensions are a significant part of the pensions landscape in the UK. As at 31 March 2020 the major public service pension schemes had over 8 million members, including active and deferred members, and current pensioners. Most of the main public service pension schemes are unfunded, with benefits funded from current contributions on … Read more
This investigation describes the scheme’s purpose and how it functions, performance to date, and how government manages value-for-money risks.
7 Oct 2020
The C&AG has reported on the 2019-20 accounts of HM Treasury.
29 Sep 2020
This report examines the role played by the public bodies involved in operating and overseeing the cash system.
18 Sep 2020
Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General on the Whole of Government Accounts 2018-2019.
21 Jul 2020
This guide helps audit and risk committee members to examine the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak on their organisations.
24 Jun 2020
This report provides information on managing PFI contracts when they end and considers whether government is preparing for expiry appropriately.
5 Jun 2020
This report provides a summary of the UK government’s response to COVID-19 to date.
21 May 2020
This report sets out the facts about the maintenance of the museums and galleries sponsored by government.
27 Mar 2020