Posts Tagged ‘taxes’

National the party of economic lunacy

Written By: - Date published: 10:02 am, February 10th, 2016 - 166 comments

A “$17 billion hole in the economy”. An estimated $18 billion lost because National stopped investing in the super fund. A record national debt. And we’re still talking about tax cuts? Lunacy!

Read my lips – some new taxes

Written By: - Date published: 11:23 am, November 20th, 2015 - 29 comments

new-taxes

English not even trying any more

Written By: - Date published: 7:04 am, May 24th, 2015 - 71 comments

Anyone remember departure tax?

Honest John

Written By: - Date published: 2:43 pm, June 4th, 2010 - 14 comments

A short video from Red Alert. All that you need to know about John Key in less than one minute…

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