capital gains tax

Bernard Hickey and Rodney Hide

Hickey vs Hide: Should farmland sales attract capital gains tax?

Mon 21 Mar 9

Bernard Hickey says he knows how New Zealand could have prevented farmers racking up $38 billion of debt they now can’t service; Rodney Hide thinks it’s a daft idea. With special audio feature.

Tribal Politics and the Death of Reason


Brian Edwards was one of the first people to hear Labour’s policies for the 2011 election.

Finance Minister Bill English (Tinaz Karbhari)

Auckland investor levy proposed by tax officials

Thu 9 Jul 4

“The evidence of under-taxation is unique to Auckland," officials told ministers in May.

Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler (Rob Hosking)

RBNZ: Wheeler's difficult call

Mon 8 Jun

Financial markets are nudging Wheeler toward cutting rates on Thursday - but he could hold off until the spring.


Rob Hosking gives his in-depth analysis on the big stories to watch out for this week on NBR Radio and on demand via MyNBR Radio.

Auckland chartered accountant Leicester Gouwland

Accountant raises many questions about planned property tax

Fri 5 Jun 6

Leicester Gouwland is questioning the fairness of the government’s property tax changes.


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