The John Hyde Archives

Historic archive of articles and newspaper columns written by former Australian politician John Hyde OAM.

Of Taxes and Superannuation

Taxation  Superannuation  Industrial Relations 

  • Democracies can slash marginal tax rates if they want to;
  • Some people are unwilling or unable to provide for themselves.
  • It is the demands of the middle class that make tax reductions difficult.
  • Union organised superannuation can be a competitive and safe alternative to high welfare payments and taxes.