Take-home pay 'rises above inflation'

An analysis of take-home pay figures circulated by the Treasury has suggested all but the top 10% of earners saw a rise in real terms last year. But Labour claim the figures were "dodgy".

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Treasury: Take home pay rising above inflation last year

The Prime Minister has insisted there are "positive signs" that take-home pay is rising.

An analysis of take home pay figures circulated by the Treasury has suggested all but the top 10% of earners saw a rise last year.

Overall people saw their take home pay rise by a third more than the rate of CPI inflation, currently 2%.

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