Tax everything people own, says Gareth Morgan. With special feature audio.
OPINION: Where is the line drawn between privacy and outing the bad people? PLUS: Why not introduce a "squatter's tax" on NZ-domiciled foreign trusts rather than kick them out?
Imagine this criminal court scenario. A, respected and upright citizen, noted for his calm disposition, is facing double murder charges; his victims; the New Zealand Herald and Dominion Post editors.
OPINION: If you are going to tax land, why not tax the houses that stand on them also?