Tax policy

26 Nov 18, 1:30pm
Simon Bridges: National won't introduce new taxes in its first term if elected into government, and will reverse any laws passed introducing a potential Capital Gains Tax
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28 Oct 18, 7:02am
Jen​ée Tibshraeny crunches the numbers to figure out whether criticisms that the Labour Party is the 'tax party' are well-founded
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3 Oct 18, 10:13am
EY's Tim Benbow and David Snell say the Government's new R&D plan is a bold initiative
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4 Feb 18, 6:53am
Andrew Courtney says renters pay for their accommodation out of tax-paid income, yet owner-occupiers avoid that, plus they avoid any tax on the gains on their assets. The unfairness won't change unless that tax rules change, he says
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26 May 17, 12:02pm
Lisa Marriott contrasts our 'broad base, low rate' philosophy to tax policy with the reality that there are significant exceptions - and these all benefit 'the wealthy'
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15 Dec 16, 9:27am
Gareth Morgan's Opportunities Party sees 'a big downside' from too many migrants; the current regime is 'rotten'; focus needs to be on skilled people seeking a more liberal and tolerant society
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7 Dec 16, 9:57am
Gareth Morgan's Opportunities Party targets tax as it releases its first policy
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18 Sep 16, 7:13am
Deborah Russell says that for all its technical attributes that make our tax system a model widely admired, it is not serving the broader economy or society well
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27 Aug 16, 8:05am
Brian Easton examines the tax incentive mess we have got into with our housing policy, and suggests some ways to get out of it
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23 Jul 16, 8:21am
Ranjana Gupta says a land tax would broaden the tax base, depress land speculation, reduce the burden of tax on income, and shift taxation more to wealth
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1 May 16, 3:55pm
Brian Taylor asks, Can tax be used to stimulate the New Zealand economy?
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23 Nov 15, 10:24am
The New Zealand Initiative’s Jason Krupp argues that Nick Smith should visit Montreal to see how shifting infrastructure costs can improve housing affordability
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9 Aug 12, 1:01pm
KPMG's Mark Lodder looks at the ramifications of tax on lease inducements and how it bodes for the Christchurch rebuild. Your view?
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1 Feb 12, 12:05am
A comprehensive tax on capital would put a lid on housing speculation, says Gareth Morgan. Your view?
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14 Dec 11, 12:06am
Freedom in economics needs to be strategically curbed by regulation and supported by effective redistribution, says Gareth Morgan. Your view?
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16 Nov 11, 12:05am
Let's agree on a minimum income every adult should have for a dignified life and then see what flows from that, says Gareth Morgan. Your view?
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9 Nov 11, 12:05am
Gareth Morgan assesses the election policy offering of the two main parties. Your view?
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12 Oct 11, 12:05am
'In a deleveraging world where lenders no longer want to lend bigger and bigger dollops we are a weak horse to back.' Your view?
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5 Oct 11, 11:39am
Gareth Morgan says support for reform is gathering steam. Your view?
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28 Sep 11, 9:18am
'UK riots wake-up call for New Zealand'
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