3 Feb 2015

Councils consider ways to get more money out of ratepayers

From Morning Report, 8:16 am on 3 February 2015

Councils are looking at how to get more money out of ratepayers. Local Government New Zealand published a list of ideas about how to do it yesterday. As well as the usual water metering and other user charges - the suggestions include a poll tax, local income taxes and regional fuel taxes.