Public spending cuts may be needed to help deal with a possible Scottish budget shortfall of more than £1 billion, the Finance Secretary has warned MSPs.
Derek Mackay will be a keynote speaker at a day celebrating research at Glasgow Caledonian University.
The Scottish Government has delayed the allocation of VAT from Westminster over “fundamental and quite profound concerns” about how it would be affected by Brexit.
The Scottish Government has announced it is abandoning plans to cut air departure tax after declaring a climate emergency.
Scotland’s economy grew more than that of the UK in the final three months of 2018.
SCOTLAND'S Finance Secretary said his budget for 2019-20 would "protect what matters most" as he announced additional cash for health and education.
LOWERING taxes for the highest earners would cost Scotland £1 billion, the SNP has claimed.
SCOTLAND could lose £20 million in planned revenue if “fewer than 20” of its biggest earners leave to escape tax rises, a study warns.
SCOTTISH Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has struck a deal with the Green party to win support for his Budget.