Despite the row over "granny tax", the Institute for Fiscal Studies said that pensioners were the least affected by coalition changes to tax and benefits. Households with children hit worst.
Would changes to personal tax allowance benefit all?
The Government's plan to raise the personal tax allowance is good news for most taxpayers, but the Budget won't all be plain sailing.
Soon we'll be able to grumble about what the taxman takes in considerable detail.