Announcements
PUBLISHED 18 February 2010

Finance Minister's economic policy update

Minister of Finance Bill English's economic update to a Massey University and Auckland Chamber of Commerce business lunch today included comment on a number of options the Government is considering for the reform of New Zealand's tax system. The Minister also said the Government had decided to retain the imputation system and that the alignment of the company tax rate, top personal rate and the trustee rate remained the Government's medium-term goal. For more information see the speech.