Budget 2021: The challenge facing Rishi Sunak

So far this year, the annual total for government borrowing – the amount the government borrows to make up for the gap between what it spends and what it raises in taxes – has reached £270.6bn, which is £222bn more than a year ago, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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