Articles tagged Independent Hearings Panel

For the convenience of subscribers, here's my weekend column in which I argue a land tax and/or targeted rates would change the expectations of unending tax-free capital gains with low holding costs that is driving a frenzy of land-banking in Auckland.

For the convenience of subscribers, here's my weekend column in which I argue a much hairier target for this and future Governments would be to enable the building of the 131,000 extra houses in Auckland that the Unitary Plan creators say is needed over the next 7 years.