How much tax is enough?

By Richard Denniss
Updated April 18 2018 - 12:39pm, first published May 11 2012 - 5:00pm

While it is impolite to say so these days, Canberrans don't pay much tax. While this week's Commonwealth budget as well as the ACT's review of the territory's tax system back up this conclusion, it is unlikely to have much impact on the calls for lower taxes to take the pressure off the cost of living.