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Budget 2021
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Will budget balance spending needs with fiscal restraint?

Business wants the government to use economic growth to pay back debt, not additional taxes.

Brent Edwards Mon, 17 May 2021

The National Party is urging Finance Minister Grant Robertson to ensure new spending in this Thursday’s budget is targeted at where it is needed most.

BusinessNZ agrees, with its chief executive Kirk Hope saying the organisation opposed any idea of a “lolly scramble”.

Robertson has

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Brent Edwards Mon, 17 May 2021
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