Small businesses are the backbone of any economy. Lighter regulations and a lower tax burden produce enormous social good.

UK 2020 will be looking at policies that help small businesses and free enterprise.

In our UK 2020 Launch Speech on 4 November 2014, we argued for lower government spending and borrowing, and lower taxes:

“Ronald Reagan clearly understood ‘the courage, generosity, and creativity of business’ and said, ‘The more government takes in taxes, the less incentive people have to work…

‘Any system that penalizes success and accomplishment is wrong. Any system that discourages work, discourages productivity, discourages economic progress, is wrong.'”

Full text of speech here