27 Feb '15, 11am

First they criticise, then they copy

Main » 2015 » February » 27 » First they criticise, then they copy First they criticise, then they copy Added on: Friday Today Total comments: 0 Singapore Democrats In his Budget, Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said that the Government would raise taxes on the top 5% of income-earners. This was what the SDP proposed in 2010 when we published our economic manifesto It's About You in which we said: “Singapore should bring up its tax bracket for top earners closer to the 30-percent mark.” We repeated this measure in our latest economic paper A New Vision for Singapore in which we call for the personal income tax rate for the top 1% earners to be raised to 28%. In the 2011 general elections, Dr Vivian Balakrishnan who was leading the PAP team in the Holland-Bukit Timah GRC, criticised us for proposing to raise income taxes and the GST for luxury items. This was the St...

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