capital gains tax

AUT construction management professor John Tookey

Freeing up more land won't solve Auckland housing crisis, professor says

Tue 16 May 14

John Tookey offers an alternative solution.

Tax changes to savings in 1989 helped drive housing crisis, economist says

Thu 13 Apr 12

Tax changes nearly 30 years ago reduced distortion between savings vehicles – but widened distortion between housing and other forms of investment

IMF mission chief Thomas Helbling

IMF guardedly upbeat about NZ economy – but wants capital gains tax and spending on R&D

Tue 7 Mar 14

Capital gains tax, cutting red tape for new houses, and extended government support for innovation, are among the recommendations from an IMF report on the New Zealand economy. 

Capital gains tax, debt-to-income ratios among IMF's policy prescriptions for NZ

Tue 7 Mar

The IMF's outlook for New Zealand's economy was favourable but household debt remained high and was a risk to financial stability.

Prime Minister John Key

On the other hand: The Vancouver opportunity

Fri 26 Aug

What is John Key waiting for?

Prime Minister John Key

ON THE OTHER HAND: The Vancouver opportunity


A land tax on foreigners: What is John Key waiting for? With special feature audio.


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