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.
On 23 April 2007, the Department for Work and Pensions announced that an error had occurred when producing the latest Households Below Average Income publication, because incorrect population estimates were used to generate the dataset for 2005/06, upon which the publication was based. The IFS Briefing Note 73, Poverty and Inequality in the UK 2007, was based on the same dataset and therefore suffers from similar errors.
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Recent IFS Press Releases
Independent sector providers took on more NHS-funded work as use of privately funded health care faltered
We examine trends in the public and private funding of health care across the UK.
New study recommends test scores should be age adjusted to ensure fair comparisons
New research published today provides fresh evidence on the extent to which their month of birth continues to affect individuals throughout their lives.