Seven and a half weeks before the general election, and Chancellor George Osborne has revealed an extremely entrepreneur friendly budget (reported in today’s Guardian).

Self employed people will no longer have to pay National Insurance contributions or end of year tax returns.

Superfast broadband will be funded for all, and yes that does mean that small businesses who are eligible can have super fast broadband at no cost in a bid to increase productivity across the board, thanks to Government connection vouchers for those who are eligible.

This and a rise in minimum wage shows a clear move on behalf of Government to secure all business votes, large, medium, small and self employed.