Articles tagged CGT

Jacinda Ardern's 'captain's call' to consider introducing a Capital Gains Tax in her first term was the strategic error that may have cost her the Prime Minister's job for at least three years. Bernard Hickey analyses that near-fatal decision and why it was so dangerous to even touch the hair trigger of the most explosive issue in New Zealand's political economy.


Labour has released its alternative Budget policy, including its plans for new tax rates and overall new spending. Here's a policy briefing on the details, the pros and cons and the political positioning.