Channel 4

close
RANKCHOPPED

1

Bank taxes -

New tax on banks

8157

2

Public sector -

Cut pay for higher earning public servants

7758

3

Advertising -

Reduce the spending on government advertising

7590

4

Defence -

Don't replace Trident

7493

5

Benefits -

Means test all benefits

7165

6

Health -

Cut NHS management and reorganise services

7020

7

Benefits -

Means test child benefit

6397

8

Benefits -

Raise male and female retirement age to 66

6043

9

Public sector -

Public sector pay freeze

5878

10

VAT -

VAT rise to 20%

5866

RANKCHERISHED

1

Benefits -

Cut winter fuel payments for all over 60s

9110

2

Health -

Pay to visit your GP

8161

3

VAT -

Put VAT on food and kids clothes

7385

4

Health -

Pay cut for GPs and hospital consultants

6747

5

Benefits -

Scrap free bus passes for middle class OAPs

6698

6

Benefits -

Scrap grant for pregnant women

6695

7

Benefits -

Reduce out-of-work benefits

6649

8

Transport -

Charge drivers for using the roads

6262

9

Defence -

Cut defence spending

5969

10

Public sector -

Public sector pay freeze

5753

ABOUT


The UK budget deficit is now £156 billion and counting‚Ķ

As part of a Channel 4 live Dispatches programme to coincide with George Osborne's Emergency Budget, we want to see how you would prioritise government tax and spending. After all, it's your money.

You can watch How to Save £100 billion live on Channel 4 on Monday 21st June at 8pm or on 4oD on channel4.com/dispatches.

UK BUDGET DEFICIT

£169,000,000,000

WHAT WILL YOU CHOP?

A bit about us , we are ,like, gauging what the nation wants cut from the deficit. Crowd-sourcing and that.

This website requires the flash plugin. please download it here

chop or not logo