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INFLATION THE POLITICIANS FRIEND

Finance Minister Bill English appeared to signal a lower than hoped for tax take when he appeared before the Finance and Expenditure Select Committee at Parliament this week. The Minister said that with inf…
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: IRD taxes

TAX CUT OPTIONS

Finance Minister Bill English has said the Government is considering "moderate" income tax cuts. He told TV3's "The Nation" that the total cost of the cuts could be $500 million. This suggests that the cuts…
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: Retirement

CAMPAIGN TO CUT KIWISAVER TAXES

A major campaign asking Members of Parliament to cut extremely high taxes on New Zealanders’ long term savings is launched today. The campaign – which includes a special web site through which New Zeala…
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: Auckland building consents

HOUSING CONSENTS UP

The Statistics Department says the trend for for the number of new dwellings, excluding apartments, is at its highest level since November 2007, and is 88 percent higher than the most-recent low point in M…
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