Facts and figures about UK taxes, benefits and public spending.
Income distribution, poverty and inequality.
Analysing government fiscal forecasts and tax and spending.
Analysis of the fiscal choices an independent Scotland would face.
Case studies that give a flavour of the areas where IFS research has an impact on society.
Reforming the tax system for the 21st century.
A peer-reviewed quarterly journal publishing articles by academics and practitioners.
Barra joined the IFS in 2012 and works in the Direct Tax and Welfare section. His current research focuses on the design and effects of the tax and benefit system, in particular the incidence and impact of National Insurance contributions.