Budget 2016 is National’s eighth Budget to ignore New Zealand’s largest fiscal problem, says ACT Leader David Seymour.
“People of my generation don’t expect to get Super at 65, but we would like to know what’s happening. It’s sad that the Government has effectively banned a discussion, let alone action.
“In our lifetime we will go from five taxpayers per superannuitant, to two taxpayers per superannuitant.
“While an impotent opposition has allowed this Government to ignore the issue, history will look back unkindly on our failure to make a plan.