Boris backs calls for London's autonomy

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Boris Johnson backs the report's call for London to get devolved tax powers. @itvlondon

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Report claims London has a population equal to Scotland & Wales combined but far less power. @itvlondon

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Municipal government in London receives 7% of all taxes raised in the city. In New York it's 50%+. @itvlondon

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Financial freedom for London

London Mayor Boris Johnson has backed a report calling for the capital to be given greater financial freedom in order to fund major infrastructure projects.