8 Feb 2010

Top Stories for Monday 8 February 2010

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 8 February 2010

Property taxes driving investors away from housing market, Tax issues expected in Prime Ministers statement, America's Cup begins, Sea Shepherd captain expects more skirmishes with Japanese whalers, No regrets from MEP over Rainbow Warrior comments, Rarest kiwi threatened by lit fires at Okarito, King Kong relic heads to watery grave in Cook Strait.