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.
New research published today by the IFS throws more light on the nature of the recent recession and its impact on households. It shows that the 2008-09 recession was different from the recessions of the 1980s and 1990s in the scale of the falls in household expenditure, in how long those falls have persisted and in the ways in which households have adjusted their spending.
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Recent IFS Press Releases
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.
Public finance bulletin: April 2013
IFS analysis of this month's public finance figures.