Chancellor's Autumn Statement 5 December 2013

The Autumn Statement 2013 will be made by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne on Thursday 5 December.

It is regarded as the second most significant economic event of the parliamentary year after the Budget. The statement provides an update on the government's plans for the economy based on the latest forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility. These forecasts will be published alongside the Autumn Statement.

Full details of the Chancellor's announcements which affect HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) and its customers will be available on the HMRC pages on GOV.UK (opens new window) within minutes of his speech ending.