The Unite Union love to put it about that they are New Zealand’s most far left Union. ¬†But have a look at their
fee¬†tax structure for their 7,000 members.
Their poorest members pay a whopping 2% of their income in
The wealthiest pay just .7% of their income in
Rather than have a progressive system that they promote for everyone else in New Zealand their own system is purely regressive to a flat
Matt McCarten and David Cunliffe need to have a wee sit down and develop Labour’s taxation policy along the same lines. ¬†It promises to be a vote winner in Epsom.